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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
552 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

Including the cities of Lafayette, Frankfort, Kokomo,
Crawfordsville, Anderson, Muncie, Indianapolis, Terre Haute,
Shelbyville, Bloomington, Columbus, Vincennes, Bedford, and Seymour
552 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for central Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Outlook: No hazardous weather is expected.

Discussion: Rain showers will linger this morning until a low
pressure system over western Ohio moves farther east.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

Outlook: Thunderstorms are possible at times from Friday through
Sunday and again Monday,Tuesday, and Wednesday afternoons. Strong to
severe storms appear possible Friday afternoon to evening and
Saturday afternoon and night. Cloud to ground lightning, heavy rain,
and damaging winds are threats from any thunderstorm.

Discussion: A frontal system will move through Memorial Day weekend,
quickly followed by an upper low.


Spotter activation could be possible at times Memorial Day weekend.


More information, along with other weather, hydrological and climate
information can be found at


Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1054 AM EDT Wed May 24 2017

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

  Wabash River...

.Lowland river flooding continued along the Wabash River in western
Indiana from Lafayette to near Vincennes late Wednesday morning.
The latest crest was nearing the Montezuma area. This crest was
flattening out as it moved downstream.  This latest high water is not
nearly as extensive as the floods of the first half of May.

Little rain fell on Tuesday night in central and southern Indiana.
Rainfall from one-half inch in north central Indiana to possibly two
inches in southeast Indiana is expected by Thursday morning. This
rain will prolong flooding along the Wabash River into early June
and cause bankfull rivers in southern Indiana.

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

For detailed flood information go to on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.

1054 AM EDT Wed May 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Lafayette.
* until late Sunday night.
* At 10:16 AM Wednesday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 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 12.0 feet...High water affects a few low river cabins and county


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


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