Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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FLSIND
Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1124 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

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

  Wabash River...White River...



.Lowland river flooding continues along the Wabash River in western
Indiana from Lafayette to near Vincennes and will develop by Tuesday
along the White River downstream of Edwardsport. Much of the Wabash
has crested or remains nearly steady while the White continues to
slowly rise. Up to 1.5 inches fell across central Indiana Sunday
evening.

A few brief showers and thunderstorms will be possible Monday and
Wednesday, but otherwise conditions should dry out through the work
week and allow rivers and streams to fall back below flood stage by
the end of the weekend.


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.



INC027-051-083-125-301524-
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/FREI3.1.ER.170530T0430Z.170531T0000Z.170601T1905Z.NO/
1124 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Edwardsport.
* from late tonight to late Thursday night.
* At  7:00 AM Monday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
  continue to rise to near 15.7 feet by early Wednesday morning.  The
  river will fall below flood stage by Thursday 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 3885 8712 3877 8723 3855 8723 3855 8726
      3879 8729 3887 8715

$$

ILC185-INC027-051-083-125-301523-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0204.170531T0000Z-170602T0000Z/
/PTRI3.1.ER.170531T0000Z.170531T1800Z.170601T1200Z.NO/
1124 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Petersburg.
* from Tuesday evening to Thursday evening.
* At 10:30 AM Monday the stage was 14.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
  to rise to near 16.4 feet by Wednesday early afternoon.  The river
  will fall below flood stage by Thursday morning.
* At 16.0 feet...Flooding affects agricultural lands.

&&

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

$$

ILC185-INC051-083-301523-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0205.170531T1200Z-170603T0600Z/
/HAZI3.1.ER.170531T1200Z.170601T1200Z.170602T1800Z.NO/
1024 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Hazleton.
* from Wednesday morning to late Friday night.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.9
  feet Thursday morning.
* At 17.0 feet...Lowest reading available from the Hazleton Staff
  Gage.  Since the 1930s the White River has moved from the "old
  wellhouse" to several hundred yards from the "old wellhouse".  The
  river returns to the "old wellhouse" around 17 to 17.5 feet.

&&

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

$$

INC045-121-157-165-171-301523-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0190.000000T0000Z-170602T0448Z/
/LAFI3.2.ER.170521T0100Z.170522T1846Z.170601T1648Z.NO/
1124 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Lafayette.
* until late Thursday night.
* At 11:01 AM Monday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.5 feet by
  early Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
  Thursday early afternoon.
* 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 4054 8670 4040 8688 4033 8709 4040 8709
      4048 8688 4056 8673

$$

INC045-121-165-171-301523-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0191.000000T0000Z-170602T1400Z/
/CVGI3.1.ER.170521T0600Z.170524T0745Z.170602T0200Z.NO/
1124 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Covington.
* until Friday morning.
* At 10:45 AM Monday the stage was 17.0 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
  Wednesday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  before midnight.
* At 17.5 feet...Some low agricultural fields flood.  Backyard flood
  of cottages a short distance north of U.S. Highway 136.  High water
  blocks land access to at least one residence.

&&

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

$$

INC121-165-167-301523-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0192.000000T0000Z-170603T1342Z/
/MTZI3.1.ER.170520T1530Z.170525T0545Z.170603T0142Z.NO/
1124 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Montezuma.
* until Saturday morning.
* At 10:45 AM Monday the stage was 17.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Friday before midnight.
* At 18.0 feet...Montezuma agricultural levee is overtopped.  Fourteen
  hundred acres of low bottomlands flood.

&&

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

$$

INC121-165-167-291554-
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/CLNI3.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1124 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Wabash River at Clinton.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast below flood stage with a maximum
  value of 17.6 feet this afternoon.
* At 18.0 feet...River road near Mecca and lowest areas of river park
  at Clinton begin to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3977 8735 3967 8736 3960 8736 3960 8741
      3966 8742 3977 8740

$$

ILC023-033-INC153-167-301523-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0194.000000T0000Z-170604T0051Z/
/HUFI3.1.ER.170521T0545Z.170528T0330Z.170603T1251Z.NO/
1124 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* until Saturday evening.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 16.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday morning.
* At 17.0 feet...Water begins to rise in the Izaak Walton Lake.  Sheet
  flowing water begins in the wetland project between U.S. 40 and
  I-70, and during a prolonged flood event project fills about 75
  percent.

&&

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

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-301523-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0114.000000T0000Z-170605T0142Z/
/HUTI2.1.ER.000000T0000Z.170529T1800Z.170604T1342Z.NO/
1024 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* until Sunday evening.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 19.5
  feet this afternoon.
* At 20.0 feet...Leaverton Park in Palestine and park in Hutsonville
  begin to flood.  Agricultural flooding spreads to higher land.
  Seep water is noticeable behind levees.  Some elevated river
  cottages are surrounded by water.  Several county or township roads
  east of Lincoln Heritage Trail between Palestine and Hutsonville in
  Crawford County Illinois are impassable.

&&

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

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-301523-
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/RVTI3.2.ER.170430T0033Z.170509T1245Z.170604T1648Z.NO/
1124 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* until Monday June 05.
* At 11:00 AM Monday the stage was 18.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Sunday early afternoon.
* At 18.5 feet...High water surrounds elevated river cabins.  County
  roads to these cabins are impassable.  Agricultural flooding is in
  progress.  Seep water develops behind levees.

&&

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

$$




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