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County Warning Area [CWA]: IND
Regional NWS Weather Office: Indianapolis, IN

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
441 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

INZ021-028>031-035>044-241100-
Carroll-Warren-Tippecanoe-Clinton-Howard-Fountain-Montgomery-Boone-
Tipton-Hamilton-Madison-Delaware-Randolph-Vermillion-Parke-
Including the cities of Lafayette, Frankfort, Kokomo,
Crawfordsville, Anderson, and Muncie
441 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for central Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Outlook: Flooding will occur on area waterways.

Hazards: Areas of flooding.

Timing: Flooding will continue through the period.

Discussion: Recent heavy rains will cause creeks and streams to
flood.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Outlook: Heavy rainfall is possible at times Saturday and Saturday
night. There is a chance of thunderstorms Saturday and Saturday
night. We are not expecting any outbreaks of severe weather at this
time. However 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 inch by Saturday
night. Flooding will continue on areas rivers into next week.


.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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More information, along with other weather, hydrological and climate
information can be found at http://weather.gov/ind

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INZ045>049-051>057-060-061-067-241100-
Putnam-Hendricks-Marion-Hancock-Henry-Vigo-Clay-Owen-Morgan-Johnson-
Shelby-Rush-Sullivan-Greene-Knox-
Including the cities of Indianapolis, Terre Haute, Shelbyville,
and Vincennes
441 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for central Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Outlook: Areas of low land flooding will occur on area creeks and
streams.

Hazards: Low land flooding.

Timing: Flooding will be on going.

Discussion: Recent heavy rains will cause areas of low land flooding
to occur.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Outlook: Heavy rainfall will return at times Saturday and Saturday
night. Ongoing flooding may become significant as a result of this
rainfall. Scattered thunderstorms are possible Saturday and Saturday
night. A few strong thunderstorms are possible late Saturday night
with a cold front...south of Interstate 70. Gusty winds...lightning
and heavy rain will be the main threat from these storms.

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...

Spotter activation is not expected...but there is a chance of a few
strong storms Saturday night.  Spotters are encouraged to report
rainfall totals and observed flooding over the next few days.


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More information, along with other weather, hydrological and climate
information can be found at http://weather.gov/ind

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INZ062>065-068>072-241100-
Monroe-Brown-Bartholomew-Decatur-Daviess-Martin-Lawrence-Jackson-
Jennings-
Including the cities of Bloomington, Columbus, Bedford, and Seymour
441 AM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for central Indiana.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Outlook: Areas of low land flooding will occur on area creeks and
streams. Locally heavy rainfall this morning may cause rises on
creeks and streams today and tonight.

Hazards: Low land flooding....brief heavy rain this morning.

Timing: Flooding will be on going. Heavy rainfall is possible this
morning.

Discussion: Recent heavy rains will cause areas of low land flooding
to occur. An area of low pressure will bring locally heavy rainfall
to some areas this morning.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday.

Outlook: Heavy rainfall will return at times Saturday and Saturday
night. Ongoing flooding may become significant as a result of this
rainfall. Scattered thunderstorms are possible Saturday and Saturday
night. A few strong thunderstorms are possible late Saturday night
with a cold front...south of Interstate 70. Gusty winds...lightning
and heavy rain will be the main threat from these storms.

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...

Spotter activation is not expected...but there is a chance of a few
strong storms Saturday night. 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

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JH

Hazardous Wx Outlook from: NOAA-NWS
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