Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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FLSIND
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1050 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following rivers in
west central and southwest Indiana...

  Wabash River...White River...


.Lowland flooding and elevated river levels will continue into
early April along the Wabash River in west central Indiana and the
White River in southwest Indiana.  High water from Lafayette to
Terre Haute will be similar to that seen earlier in March while
flooding in southwest Indiana will not be as extensive.

Flooding will affect some of the same local roads...river parks and
agricultural land as seen previously in the month.


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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1050 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Elliston.
* until Monday evening.
* At  8:00 AM Friday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 19.1 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.the river will
  fall below flood stage by Monday morning.
* At 20.0 feet...River road north of Greene CR 150 W is flooded.  Low
  agricultural fields flood.

&&

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

$$

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1050 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Newberry.
* from Saturday evening to Sunday morning.
* At 10:30 AM Friday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to near flood stage
  tomorrow evening.
* At 13.0 feet...Flooding of a few lowlands begins in Greene County.

&&

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

$$

INC027-051-083-125-281449-
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1050 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Edwardsport.
* from this morning to late Tuesday night.
* At  7:00 AM Friday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this morning and continue to
  rise to near 16.6 feet by Sunday evening.the river will fall below
  flood stage by Tuesday 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

$$

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1050 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Petersburg.
* from late tonight to late Wednesday night.
* At 10:30 AM Friday the stage was 13.4 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 17.1 feet by tomorrow evening.the river will fall
  below flood stage by Wednesday early afternoon.
* At 17.0 feet...Flooding affects low agricultural lands, low oil
  fields and closes Bottoms Rd...Brothers Rd and East Govenors Road
  in Knox County.  In agricultural season...farmers are concerned at
  this stage.

&&

LAT...LON 3855 8726 3855 8739 3854 8744 3851 8744
      3850 8727 3855 8723

$$

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/HAZI3.1.ER.150329T0040Z.150329T1800Z.150402T1400Z.UU/
950 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Hazleton.
* from Saturday evening to Thursday evening.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 17.3
  feet Sunday early afternoon.
* At 17.5 feet...Flood water is near or starting on Pottsville Road.
  Low bottomlands are increasingly affected by flood waters.

&&

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

$$

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1050 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Lafayette.
* until late Sunday night.
* At 10:31 AM Friday the stage was 12.0 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
  after midnight tomorrow. The river will fall below flood stage
  Sunday 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 4056 8673 4048 8688 4040 8709 4033 8709
      4040 8688 4054 8670

$$

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1050 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Covington.
* from late tonight to Monday evening.
* At  9:45 AM Friday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
  continue to rise to near 18.2 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.the
  river will fall below flood stage by Monday morning.
* 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

$$

INC121-165-167-281449-
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1050 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Montezuma.
* from Saturday morning to Tuesday afternoon.
* At  9:45 AM Friday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
  to rise to near 16.9 feet by Sunday evening.the river will fall
  below flood stage by Tuesday morning.
* At 18.0 feet...Montezuma agricultural levee is overtopped.  Fourteen
  hundred acres of low bottomlands flood.  Lowest bottomlands flood.

&&

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

$$

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1050 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Terre Haute.
* from late Saturday night to Wednesday morning.
* At 10:00 AM Friday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early Sunday morning and
  continue to rise to near 15.2 feet by Monday evening.the river will
  fall below flood stage by Tuesday evening.
* At 15.0 feet...A few sloughs and a drainage have water in them in
  the vicinity of SR 63 on the west side of the Wabash River.

&&

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

$$

ILC033-101-INC083-153-281449-
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950 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Hutsonville Legacy Power Plant Site.
* from Saturday evening to Thursday morning.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 17.3
  feet Tuesday early afternoon.
* 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

$$

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1050 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Riverton.
* from Sunday morning to Thursday morning.
* At 10:00 AM Friday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late Sunday morning and
  continue to rise to near 15.8 feet by Wednesday morning.the river
  will fall below flood stage by Wednesday evening.
* At 16.0 feet...Some agricultural lands underwater.  A few rural
  roads in Crawford County, Illinois close as water backs up Minnow
  slough.  High water affects campground at Leaverton Park in
  Palestine.  A few private roads near the Gill Township levee in
  Sullivan County may flood.  Water level is at the top of most
  makeshift levees.

&&

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

$$




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