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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1036 PM EDT Sat Oct 16 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...

  Wabash River at Lafayette affecting Parke, Warren, Fountain,
  Tippecanoe and Vermillion Counties.

  Wabash River at Covington affecting Parke, Warren, Fountain and
  Vermillion Counties.

.Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches fell across central Indiana
earlier this week and will produce minor flooding along portions of
the Wabash River. Minor river flooding begun near Lafayette earlier
today and is expected to start tomorrow for points downstream.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/ind.

The next statement should be issued Sunday morning by around 1030 AM
EDT.

&&


INC045-121-157-165-171-171445-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0173.000000T0000Z-211018T0651Z/
/LAFI3.1.ER.211016T2054Z.211017T0600Z.211017T1851Z.NO/
1036 PM EDT Sat Oct 16 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until early Monday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Wabash River at Lafayette.
* Until early Monday morning.
* At 9:30 PM EDT Saturday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
  at 9:30 PM EDT Saturday was 11.4 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise to a crest of 11.6 feet
  just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below flood stage
  early tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet, High water affects a few low river cabins
  and county roads.


&&

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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1036 PM EDT Sat Oct 16 2021

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana...

  Wabash River at Lafayette affecting Parke, Warren, Fountain,
  Tippecanoe and Vermillion Counties.

  Wabash River at Covington affecting Parke, Warren, Fountain and
  Vermillion Counties.

.Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches fell across central Indiana
earlier this week and will produce minor flooding along portions of
the Wabash River. Minor river flooding begun near Lafayette earlier
today and is expected to start tomorrow for points downstream.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

Additional information is available at www.weather.gov/ind.

The next statement should be issued Sunday morning by around 1030 AM
EDT.

&&


INC045-121-165-171-171445-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0174.211017T1424Z-211018T2000Z/
/CVGI3.1.ER.211017T1424Z.211018T0000Z.211018T0800Z.NO/
1036 PM EDT Sat Oct 16 2021

...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Monday afternoon...

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Wabash River at Covington.
* From Sunday morning to Monday afternoon.
* At 9:45 PM EDT Saturday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage late
  tomorrow morning to a crest of 16.5 feet tomorrow evening. It will
  then fall below flood stage early Monday morning.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet, Low agricultural lands begin to flood.
  Backyard flooding of cottages on right bank starts a short
  distance upstream of gage.  Critical stage of Young-Neal Levee is
  reached.


&&

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

$$

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