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Flood Watch...UPDATED
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
339 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019

...Heavy Rainfall Possible Through Tonight...

.A slow moving cold front will track across the Ohio Valley
through tonight...bringing several rounds of showers and
thunderstorms to the region. The rain may be heavy at times and
could cause flooding through early Friday.

Including the cities of Frankfort, Kokomo, Crawfordsville,
Lebanon, Zionsville, Tipton, Fishers, Carmel, Noblesville,
Anderson, Muncie, Rockville, Greencastle, Plainfield, Brownsburg,
Danville, Indianapolis, Greenfield, Terre Haute, Brazil,
Clay City, Spencer, Martinsville, Mooresville, Greenwood,
Franklin, Shelbyville, Sullivan, Linton, Bloomfield, Bloomington,
Nashville, Vincennes, Washington, Loogootee, Shoals, Bedford,
and Mitchell
339 PM EDT Thu Apr 18 2019


The Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of central Indiana, east central Indiana, south
  central Indiana, southwest Indiana, and west central Indiana,
  including the following areas, in central Indiana, Boone,
  Clinton, Hamilton, Hancock, Hendricks, Howard, Johnson,
  Madison, Marion, Morgan, Shelby, and Tipton. In east central
  Indiana, Delaware. In south central Indiana, Brown, Lawrence,
  and Monroe. In southwest Indiana, Daviess, Greene, Knox,
  Martin, and Sullivan. In west central Indiana, Clay,
  Montgomery, Owen, Parke, Putnam, and Vigo.

* Through Friday morning

* Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms with heavy
  rainfall at times will impact portions of central Indiana
  through tonight. 2 to 3 inches of rain with locally higher
  amounts are possible by Friday morning.

* The heavy rainfall will produce flooding in low lying and poor
  drainage areas..and along area rivers and creeks.


A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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