Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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FLSIND
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
953 PM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

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

  Wabash River...

.Lowland flooding developed along portions of the Wabash River
in the Lafayette area late this morning.  High water will spread
downstream this week and cause flooding along portions of the river
in the Covington...Montezuma...Terre Haute and Hutsonville
area.  Flooding will last 2 to possibly 4 days.

Flooding will affect mostly agricultural fields...a few local roads
and some river parks.  Rainfall of 2 to more than 4 inches fell in
much of northern Indiana during Saturday evening.

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.



INC045-121-157-165-171-030153-
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953 PM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Lafayette.
* until Thursday evening.
* At  9:31 PM Monday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.8 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Thursday 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

$$

INC045-121-165-171-030153-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0120.150602T0936Z-150605T0800Z/
/CVGI3.1.ER.150602T0936Z.150603T1200Z.150604T2000Z.UU/
953 PM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Covington.
* from late tonight to late Thursday night.
* At  8:45 PM Monday the stage was 13.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early tomorrow and continue to
  rise to near 17.7 feet by Wednesday early afternoon.the river will
  fall below flood stage by Thursday afternoon.
* At 17.5 feet...Some low agricultural fields flood.  Backyard flood
  of cottages a short distance north of US Highway 136.  High water
  blocks land access to at least one residence.  From April 21 to May
  5, 2011 at least one South River Road resident boated to his house
  because of prolonged high water when the river was above 17.5 feet.

&&

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

$$

INC121-165-167-030153-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0121.150602T0356Z-150606T0130Z/
/MTZI3.1.ER.150602T0356Z.150604T0000Z.150605T1330Z.UU/
953 PM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Montezuma.
* until Friday evening.
* At  8:45 PM Monday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise
  to near 16.2 feet by early Thursday morning.the river will fall
  below flood stage by late Friday morning.
* At 14.0 feet...Several hundred acres of bottomlands along the right
  bank from the mouth of Sugar Creek to northern edge of Montezuma
  begin to flood.

&&

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

$$

ILC023-033-INC153-167-030152-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0122.150604T0600Z-150606T1000Z/
/HUFI3.1.ER.150604T0600Z.150605T0000Z.150605T2200Z.UU/
953 PM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* from late Wednesday night to Saturday morning.
* At  9:00 PM Monday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Thursday morning and
  continue to rise to near 14.3 feet by early Friday morning.the
  river will fall below flood stage by Friday evening.
* At 14.0 feet...Agricultural flooding begins along west bank across
  from Water Works, southwest Vigo County and northeast Crawford
  County, IL. Low county roads in these areas begin to flood.  Old
  Darwin road begins to flood near Darwin, IL, and northeast Crawford
  County.

&&

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

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-030152-
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/HUTI2.1.ER.150603T2059Z.150606T0000Z.150606T1600Z.UU/
853 PM CDT MON JUN 1 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* from Wednesday afternoon to late Saturday night.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 16.7
  feet Friday evening.
* At 16.0 feet...Old Darwin Road and a few low rural roads between
  York and Hutsonville, Illinois begin to flood.  Agricultural
  flooding begins along portions of the river.

&&

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

$$



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