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WGUS83 KIND 172234
FLSIND
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
534 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers in
Indiana...

  Muscatatuck River...Wabash River...White River...Youngs Creek...



.Lowland flooding will expand this week in western and southern
Indiana.  Rainfall of one-half to over an inch on Monday night
will cause higher river levels and additional lowland flooding
along the Wabash and White Rivers.

At this time significant flooding is not anticipated. High water
will continue to affect low fallow agricultural fields, river
parks and possibly a few local roads. Flooding will persist all
this week and extend into the week of January 22 in southwest
Indiana.

Precipitation totals of 1 to nearly 3 inches have fallen in
central and southern Indiana since January 10. Additional rain is
expected in southern Indiana on Thursday night.


Precautionary/Preparedness Actions...

Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go
another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and
agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river
conditions.

For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.



INC081-180800-
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534 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Youngs Creek at Amity.
* UNTIL LATE TONIGHT.
* At 5:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 7.0 feet by this evening. The river will
  fall below flood stage by tonight.
* At 7.0 feet...Youngs Creek at flood stage. Most low areas along
  creek are flooded.  Approaches to CR 400S bridge over Youngs Creek
  begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3945 8605 3942 8602 3937 8602 3938 8598
      3943 8599 3945 8602

$$

INC071-093-175-182233-
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/WHLI3.1.ER.170118T0523Z.000000T0000Z.170118T1800Z.NO/
534 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Muscatatuck River at Wheeler Hollow.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO WEDNESDAY EVENING.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 18.1
  feet tomorrow morning.
* At 18.0 feet...Floods area in a few low spots and woodland areas
  along the river. Residential property is not directly at this
  point.

&&

LAT...LON 3878 8591 3878 8603 3880 8615 3876 8618
      3873 8605 3874 8591

$$

INC027-055-083-182233-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0018.170118T2300Z-170121T0959Z/
/ELLI3.1.ER.170118T2300Z.170119T1200Z.170120T2159Z.NO/
534 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Elliston.
* FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING TO LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.
* At 8:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
  to rise to near 18.7 feet by Thursday early afternoon. The river
  will fall below flood stage by Friday afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet...River approaching River Road north of CR 150 W in
  Greene County. Some low lying agricultural land begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3913 8696 3905 8699 3900 8697 3900 8693
      3908 8694 3912 8692

$$

INC027-055-083-182233-
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/NWBI3.1.ER.170119T0600Z.170119T1800Z.170120T0600Z.NO/
534 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Newberry.
* FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
* At 4:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Thursday morning and
  continue to rise to near 13.3 feet by Thursday early afternoon.
  The river will fall below flood stage by early Friday morning.
* At 13.5 feet...High water may affect CR 550 S in the Mary Long
  Cutoff area.

&&

LAT...LON 3900 8696 3894 8708 3887 8715 3885 8712
      3892 8700 3900 8694

$$

INC027-051-083-125-182233-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-170123T0900Z/
/FREI3.1.ER.170116T0010Z.170120T1800Z.170122T2100Z.NO/
534 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Edwardsport.
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.
* At 1:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.7 feet by
  Friday early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Sunday afternoon.
* At 16.0 feet...Old Vincennes Road and residential property in this
  area begin to flood. Flooding of low agricultural fields occurs
  along portions of the river.

&&

LAT...LON 3887 8715 3879 8729 3855 8726 3855 8723
      3877 8723 3885 8712

$$

ILC185-INC027-051-083-125-182233-
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/PTRI3.1.ER.170117T1210Z.170121T1200Z.170123T1930Z.NO/
534 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Petersburg.
* UNTIL Tuesday January 24.
* At 4:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.5 feet by
  Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday
  early afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet...Lowland flooding begins to flood several Pike County
  roads. Many of the following county roads begin to flood around
  this level...east of SR 57 include CR 750N...CR 600N and CR 1000E.
  Pike county road subject to flooding west of SR 57 include...CR 250
  W...CR 400W...CR 675N...CR 700 N...CR  1000w...CR 900W...CR 700W
  and CR 775W.

&&

LAT...LON 3856 8723 3853 8729 3855 8736 3854 8744
      3851 8744 3850 8729 3852 8722

$$

ILC185-INC051-083-182233-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-170125T0448Z/
/HAZI3.1.ER.170118T0253Z.170122T0600Z.170124T1648Z.NO/
434 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Hazleton.
* UNTIL Tuesday January 24.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 18.1
  feet early Sunday morning.
* At 18.0 feet...Floodwaters cover much low ground in agricultural
  season. Low lying oil fields...Pottsville Road and possibly a few
  other low rural roads flood. High water isolates Pottstown, a
  river cabin community.

&&

LAT...LON 3854 8744 3852 8755 3843 8773 3841 8773
      3844 8760 3851 8744

$$

INC045-121-157-165-171-182233-
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1034 PM GMT TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Lafayette.
* UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING.
* At 5:01 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.1 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river will fall below flood stage Friday
  morning.
* At 14.0 feet...Lowland flooding is in progress. High water affects
  river cabins near North 9th Street. Low county roads are nearly
  impassable. Tapawingo Park in West Lafayette begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4056 8673 4048 8688 4040 8709 4033 8709
      4040 8688 4054 8670

$$

INC045-121-165-171-182233-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-170121T0936Z/
/CVGI3.1.ER.170114T0303Z.170119T0600Z.170120T2136Z.NO/
1034 PM GMT TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Covington.
* UNTIL LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.
* At 4:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.1 feet by
  Thursday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Friday
  afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet...Five Crossings, a local county river park at old U.S.
  Highway 136 bridge site, begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4040 8709 4020 8747 3997 8745 3997 8739
      4017 8737 4033 8709

$$

INC121-165-167-182233-
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/MTZI3.1.ER.170114T0555Z.170119T1200Z.170121T2300Z.NO/
1034 PM GMT TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Montezuma.
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.
* At 4:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.5 feet by
  Thursday early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Saturday evening.
* At 18.0 feet...Montezuma agricultural levee is overtopped.  Fourteen
  hundred acres of low bottomlands flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3997 8745 3985 8741 3977 8740 3977 8736
      3986 8734 3997 8739

$$

ILC023-033-INC153-167-182233-
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/HUFI3.1.ER.170117T1655Z.170120T0600Z.170122T1245Z.NO/
1034 PM GMT TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING.
* At 5:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 14.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 15.9 feet by
  early Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
  morning.
* At 16.0 feet...Lowest river cabins across from the Wabash Generating
  Station begin to flood. Flooding of agricultural land along U.S.
  63 north of Terre Haute, west bank of river and in southwest Vigo
  County occurs. County roads flood in southwest Vigo County. The
  wetland projects between U.S. 40 and I-70 begin to slowly fill.

&&

LAT...LON 3960 8741 3945 8747 3932 8763 3930 8757
      3943 8740 3960 8736

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-182233-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-170124T1200Z/
/HUTI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.170122T0000Z.170124T0000Z.NO/
434 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* UNTIL Tuesday January 24.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 18.2
  feet Saturday evening.
* At 18.0 feet...Seep water occurs behind levees on Indiana side.
  Hutson Creek begins to overflow from backwater. Old Darwin Road
  and a few rural roads in eastern Clark and Crawford counties in
  Illinois are impassable. Low agricultural land floods.

&&

LAT...LON 3932 8763 3922 8762 3914 8768 3912 8762
      3923 8754 3930 8757

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-182233-
/O.CON.KIND.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-170124T1400Z/
/RVTI3.1.ER.170116T0245Z.170122T1200Z.170124T0200Z.NO/
1034 PM GMT TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* UNTIL Tuesday January 24.
* At 5:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.0 feet by
  Sunday early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Monday before midnight.
* At 18.0 feet...Extensive lowland flooding is in progress. High
  water surrounds many river cabins. Access to most river cabins is
  by boat only. Levees begin to protect farmland. Extensive
  flooding of Leaverton Park occurs in Palestine, Illinois.

&&

LAT...LON 3913 8767 3898 8759 3885 8756 3886 8750
      3899 8748 3913 8761

$$

ILC047-059-185-193-INC051-083-129-182233-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0016.170122T1500Z-170123T0300Z/
/MCRI2.1.ER.170122T1500Z.170122T1500Z.170122T1500Z.NO/
434 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Mount Carmel.
* FROM SUNDAY MORNING TO SUNDAY EVENING.
* At 4:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 15.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage late
  Sunday morning.
* At 18.4 feet...Pumping started at Mt. Carmel.

&&

LAT...LON 3847 8777 3827 8800 3822 8800 3822 8794
      3828 8781 3846 8765

$$




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