Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Indianapolis, IN

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FLSIND
FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
247 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

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

  Muscatatuck River...White River...


.Lowland river flooding will continue for the next week or so in
southern and central Indiana. Flooding will not be as extensive or as
high as
flood waters seen during the middle of April.


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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247 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Muscatatuck River at Wheeler Hollow.
* until further notice.
* At  4:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* 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

$$

INC027-051-083-125-051846-
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/FREI3.1.ER.160502T2209Z.160505T0000Z.160505T1200Z.NO/
247 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Edwardsport.
* until Thursday evening.
* At  7:00 AM Wednesday the stage was 15.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* 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-INC027-051-083-125-051846-
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/PTRI3.1.ER.160501T1000Z.160504T1815Z.160506T1200Z.NO/
247 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Petersburg.
* until Friday evening.
* At  2:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Friday morning.
* 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 3856 8723 3853 8729 3855 8736 3854 8744
      3851 8744 3850 8729 3852 8722

$$

ILC185-INC051-083-051846-
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/HAZI3.1.ER.000000T0000Z.160505T0600Z.160507T1030Z.NO/
147 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Hazleton.
* until Saturday evening.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to have a maximum value of 18.2
  feet after midnight tomorrow.
* 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

$$




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