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: Tue, 4/23 1:00am Updated: Sun, 4/21 2:16pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 4/28 9:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways
in Indiana...
Driftwood River...East Fork White River...Flatrock River...
Mississinewa River...Wabash River...White River...
.Lowland flooding has developed and will continue to develop across
many area rivers and streams across Indiana. Approximately 2 to 3
plus inches of rain have fallen across portions of central Indiana
since Thursday morning, with locally higher amounts. Rain has ended
across the area with dry weather expected until Tuesday. Flooding
along smaller creeks and streams will end by tomorrow with the
larger rivers remaining in flood through the rest of the week.
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.
* from late Monday night to Sunday April 28.
* 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 rise above flood stage late Monday
night, crest at 23.3 feet Thursday morning, and then fall below
flood stage by Sunday April 28.
* At 23.5 feet...Bedford Boat Club Parking Lot covered with water.
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River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
LAWRENCE CO.

Areas Affected:
Lawrence - Martin
Effective: Tue, 4/23 9:30am Updated: Sun, 4/21 2:16pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 4/29 2:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways
in Indiana...
Driftwood River...East Fork White River...Flatrock River...
Mississinewa River...Wabash River...White River...
.Lowland flooding has developed and will continue to develop across
many area rivers and streams across Indiana. Approximately 2 to 3
plus inches of rain have fallen across portions of central Indiana
since Thursday morning, with locally higher amounts. Rain has ended
across the area with dry weather expected until Tuesday. Flooding
along smaller creeks and streams will end by tomorrow with the
larger rivers remaining in flood through the rest of the week.
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.
* from Tuesday morning to Monday April 29.
* At  5:35 AM Sunday the stage was 6.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Tuesday morning and continue
to rise to near 10.3 feet by Thursday afternoon.  It will fall
below flood stage by Sunday April 28.
* 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.
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River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
LAWRENCE CO.

Areas Affected:
Lawrence - Martin
Effective: Sun, 4/21 10:29am Updated: Sun, 4/21 2:16pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 4/29 5:20am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways
in Indiana...
Driftwood River...East Fork White River...Flatrock River...
Mississinewa River...Wabash River...White River...
.Lowland flooding has developed and will continue to develop across
many area rivers and streams across Indiana. Approximately 2 to 3
plus inches of rain have fallen across portions of central Indiana
since Thursday morning, with locally higher amounts. Rain has ended
across the area with dry weather expected until Tuesday. Flooding
along smaller creeks and streams will end by tomorrow with the
larger rivers remaining in flood through the rest of the week.
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 Monday April 29.
* At  9:30 AM Sunday the stage was 19.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
rise to near 26.0 feet by Wednesday evening.  It will fall below
flood stage by Sunday April 28.
* 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.
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River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
LAWRENCE CO.

Areas Affected:
Jackson - Lawrence - Washington
Effective: Sat, 4/20 9:43pm Updated: Sun, 4/21 2:16pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 4/25 1:08pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways
in Indiana...
Big Blue River...Driftwood River...East Fork White River...Flatrock
River...Mississinewa River...Muscatatuck River...Wabash River...
White River...Wildcat Creek...Youngs Creek...
.Lowland flooding has developed and will continue to develop across
many area rivers and streams across Indiana. Approximately 2 to 3
plus inches of rain have fallen across portions of central Indiana
since Thursday morning, with locally higher amounts. Rain has ended
across the area with dry weather expected until Tuesday. Flooding
along smaller creeks and streams will end by tomorrow with the
larger rivers remaining in flood through the rest of the week.
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 Seymour.
* until Thursday afternoon.
* At  8:45 PM Saturday the stage was 15.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...It will rise to near 16.6 feet by Sunday afternoon then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage late Wednesday night.
* At 16.4 feet...State Road 258 remained open after the river
rebounded quickly to this level in June 2010.  State Road 258 had
been flooded a few days earlier after river crested at 17.9 feet.
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