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Lat: 40.41N, Lon: 86.87W
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Warning Issue Date: 752 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018
Warning Expiration: 0051 GMT 24 2018
The Flood Warning continues for The Tippecanoe River near Delphi. * until further notice. * At 7:30 PM Thursday the stage was 13.1 feet. * Flood stage is 8.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast. * Forecast...The river will continue to fall to a stage of 11.8 feet by Saturday morning. * At 13.0 feet...Extensive flooding in progress with some evacuations and property damage. Many low local roads near the Tippecanoe River are flooded at this level. Approaching major flood levels. && LAT...LON 4059 8675 4055 8675 4050 8677 4051 8682 4056 8679 4060 8677


Warning Issue Date: 752 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018
Warning Expiration: 0051 GMT 24 2018
The Flood Warning continues for The Wildcat Creek near Lafayette. * until Monday afternoon. * At 6:45 PM Thursday the stage was 11.1 feet. * Flood stage is 10.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Monday morning. * At 10.0 feet...Flooding of lowland areas in progress in portions of Tippecanoe County. && LAT...LON 4047 8645 4042 8681 4046 8689 4048 8687 4045 8682 4050 8645


Warning Issue Date: 752 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018
Warning Expiration: 0051 GMT 24 2018
The Flood Warning continues for The Tippecanoe River AT Oakdale Dam at Lake Freeman near Yeoman. * At 7:45 PM Thursday the flow was 20870 cfs. * Flood stage is 13000 cfs. * Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast. * Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by Tuesday morning. * At 22000 cfs...Major to near record flooding along the Tippecanoe River with flows from Oakdale Dam in excess of 22,000 cubic feet per second. Evacuation of many people downstream of Oakdale Dam in flood prone areas is necessary. Flooding closes many local roads including some that are covered by more than a foot of water. Substantial property damage downstream of Oakdale Dam. Flooded areas may include Horseshoe Bend and Camp Tecumseh downstream of Oakdale Dam. && LAT...LON 4066 8674 4059 8673 4049 8676 4051 8682 4060 8678 4066 8677


Warning Issue Date: 604 PM EST Thu Feb 22 2018
Warning Expiration: 2315 GMT 23 2018
This hazardous weather outlook is for central Indiana. .DAY ONE...Tonight. Outlook: Flooding is occurring on area waterways. Hazards: Brief heavy rain and flooding. Timing: Flooding will continue through the night and beyond. Discussion: Locally heavy rain will be possible tonight as a front moves into the area. Ongoing flooding may worsen. .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday. Outlook: Heavy rainfall will return at times for Friday and especially Saturday and Saturday night. Ongoing flooding may become significant as a result of this rainfall. Embedded thunderstorms are possible Saturday and Saturday night. A line of strong to severe thunderstorms is possible late Saturday night with a cold front...especially south of Interstate 70. Damaging winds will be the primary threat. Lightning is a threat from any storm. Discussion: A slow moving front will interact with warm and moist air from the Gulf of Mexico to bring rain to central Indiana. The rain could be heavy at times with an additional 2 to 3 inches expected with locally heavier amounts by Sunday. The heaviest rainfall is expected to focus over southern portions of central Indiana. Lowland flooding is expected, with the possibility of the development of significant river flooding later this week as well. .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... Spotters are encouraged to report rainfall totals and observed flooding over the next few days. && More information, along with other weather, hydrological and climate information can be found at http://weather.gov/ind