Weather Alerts for Lawrence Co.

Issued by the National Weather Service

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
LAWRENCE CO.

Areas Affected:
Lawrence - Martin
Effective: Sun, 2/17 10:36am Updated: Mon, 2/18 7:14am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 2/19 11:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways
in Indiana...
East Fork White River...Muscatatuck River...Wabash River...White
River...
.Flooding continues along the Wabash, White, East Fork White, and
Muscatatuck Rivers. The Wabash and White rivers are in the moderate
flood stage level at Mount Carmel, Petersburg, and Hazleton. All
the rivers are falling and this trend will largely continue for the
foreseeable future.  Rises of up to 2 feet are expected toward
mid-week, mainly on the Wabash River.  Flooding will last as long as
February 24th in southwest Indiana.
Flooding is affecting local and state roads, a small number
of cabins, widespread agricultural land, and possibly a few
homes...all mainly in southwest Indiana.
Sunday`s light precipitation should have no effect on area waterways,
but precipitation Tuesday evening through Wednesday evening of
between a quarter and a half an inch will produce brief minor rises
at some locations on the major rivers, mostly the Wabash.
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
conditions.
For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.
The Flood Warning continues for
The East Fork White River at Williams.
* until Tuesday morning.
* At  6:00 AM Sunday the stage was 9.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...It will continue to fall to below flood stage by Monday
evening.
* At 10.0 feet...State Road 450 near Williams and County Road 400
South closed by high water.  Lowest campground begins to flood.
Additional agricultural flooding occurs.
&&

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
LAWRENCE CO.

Areas Affected:
Jackson - Lawrence - Washington
Effective: Sun, 2/17 10:36am Updated: Mon, 2/18 7:14am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 2/18 10:35am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways
in Indiana...
East Fork White River...Muscatatuck River...Wabash River...White
River...
.Flooding continues along the Wabash, White, East Fork White, and
Muscatatuck Rivers. The Wabash and White rivers are in the moderate
flood stage level at Mount Carmel, Petersburg, and Hazleton. All
the rivers are falling and this trend will largely continue for the
foreseeable future.  Rises of up to 2 feet are expected toward
mid-week, mainly on the Wabash River.  Flooding will last as long as
February 24th in southwest Indiana.
Flooding is affecting local and state roads, a small number
of cabins, widespread agricultural land, and possibly a few
homes...all mainly in southwest Indiana.
Sunday`s light precipitation should have no effect on area waterways,
but precipitation Tuesday evening through Wednesday evening of
between a quarter and a half an inch will produce brief minor rises
at some locations on the major rivers, mostly the Wabash.
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
conditions.
For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Muscatatuck River at Wheeler Hollow.
* until further notice.
* There have been no observations in the last 24 hours.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall and go below flood
stage by Thursday, February 21.
&&

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
LAWRENCE CO.

Areas Affected:
Lawrence - Martin
Effective: Sun, 2/17 10:36am Updated: Mon, 2/18 7:14am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 2/20 5:48am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways
in Indiana...
East Fork White River...Muscatatuck River...Wabash River...White
River...
.Flooding continues along the Wabash, White, East Fork White, and
Muscatatuck Rivers. The Wabash and White rivers are in the moderate
flood stage level at Mount Carmel, Petersburg, and Hazleton. All
the rivers are falling and this trend will largely continue for the
foreseeable future.  Rises of up to 2 feet are expected toward
mid-week, mainly on the Wabash River.  Flooding will last as long as
February 24th in southwest Indiana.
Flooding is affecting local and state roads, a small number
of cabins, widespread agricultural land, and possibly a few
homes...all mainly in southwest Indiana.
Sunday`s light precipitation should have no effect on area waterways,
but precipitation Tuesday evening through Wednesday evening of
between a quarter and a half an inch will produce brief minor rises
at some locations on the major rivers, mostly the Wabash.
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
conditions.
For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.
The Flood Warning continues for
The East Fork White River near Bedford.
* until late Tuesday night.
* There have been no observations in the last 24 hours.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...It is forecast to crest at 23.5 feet this afternoon and
will fall below flood stage by Tuesday afternoon.
* At 23.5 feet...Bedford Boat Club Parking Lot covered with water.
&&

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
LAWRENCE CO.

Areas Affected:
Lawrence - Martin
Effective: Sun, 2/17 10:36am Updated: Mon, 2/18 7:14am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 2/20 1:45pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways
in Indiana...
East Fork White River...Muscatatuck River...Wabash River...White
River...
.Flooding continues along the Wabash, White, East Fork White, and
Muscatatuck Rivers. The Wabash and White rivers are in the moderate
flood stage level at Mount Carmel, Petersburg, and Hazleton. All
the rivers are falling and this trend will largely continue for the
foreseeable future.  Rises of up to 2 feet are expected toward
mid-week, mainly on the Wabash River.  Flooding will last as long as
February 24th in southwest Indiana.
Flooding is affecting local and state roads, a small number
of cabins, widespread agricultural land, and possibly a few
homes...all mainly in southwest Indiana.
Sunday`s light precipitation should have no effect on area waterways,
but precipitation Tuesday evening through Wednesday evening of
between a quarter and a half an inch will produce brief minor rises
at some locations on the major rivers, mostly the Wabash.
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
conditions.
For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.
The Flood Warning continues for
The East Fork White River near Rivervale.
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* At  9:30 AM Sunday the stage was 25.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...It will continue to fall to below flood stage by late
Tuesday night.
* At 25.0 feet...All county roads across or located in the East Fork
of White River flood plain flood.  Flooding of agricultural land
becomes extensive.  The county road on northside of gage floods and
gage may be inaccessible except by boat.  Local residents in nearby
river cabins must park on higher grounds.
&&

Special Weather Statement  SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT   Special Weather Statement
LAWRENCE CO.

Areas Affected:
Bartholomew - Boone - Brown - Carroll - Clay - Clinton - Daviess - Decatur - Delaware - Fountain - Greene - Hamilton - Hancock - Hendricks - Henry - Howard - Jackson - Jennings - Johnson - Knox - Lawrence - Madison - Marion - Martin - Monroe - Montgomery - Morgan - Owen - Parke - Putnam - Randolph - Rush - Shelby - Sullivan - Tippecanoe - Tipton - Vermillion - Vigo - Warren
Effective: Sun, 2/17 10:36am Updated: Mon, 2/18 7:14am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 2/18 10:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...SLICK SPOTS ON ROADS THIS MORNING...
Chances for scattered flurries and light snow this morning hours
combined with some black ice from earlier freezing drizzle may
result in slick spots on roadways, particularly on untreated roads
and surfaces.
Motorists should allow extra time to reach their destinations and
be prepared to encounter icy spots through the morning commute.