Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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FLWIND
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
624 AM EDT Mon May 22 2017

...Observed flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Indiana...
...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Indiana...
  Wabash River at Lafayette

.Moderate flooding had developed on the Wabash at Lafayette
ove night.  The stage at Lafayatte was near crest at 18.2 feet and
it should begin a slow fall later today.

Flooding will affect some local and state roads...low agricultural
land and some river parks.

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.


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624 AM EDT Mon May 22 2017

...Observed flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Wabash River at Lafayette.* At  6:00 AM Monday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Thursday evening.
* At 18.0 feet...Extensive flooding covers many acres of agricultural
  land. State Road 225 closed by high water. Granville Bridge Public
  Access Site flooded. Tippecanoe CR 950 W south of CR 75 S floods in
  several places from the Wabash Bottoms, Janssen Tract to Warren CR
  350 N in the Black Rock Preserve Area, a distance of nearly 1.5
  miles. High water affects Fort Ouiatenon area. All parks in the
  West Lafayette and Lafayette areas are flooded.  High water almost
  on North River Road.

&&

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

$$

JH


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