663  
WGUS43 KIND 111412  
FLWIND  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN  
1011 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF THE FOLLOWING WATERWAY IN WESTERN INDIANA...  
 
WABASH RIVER...  
 
.LOWLAND FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP ON THE WABASH RIVER FROM  
MONTEZUMA STARTING EARLY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH RIVERTON. THE CREST  
ON THE WABASH RIVER IS CURRENTLY APPROACHING LAFAYETTE. EXPECT THE  
CREST TO REACH MONTEZUMA BY FRIDAY MORNING. THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO  
FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE SUNDAY MORNING AT RIVERTON. THIS  
FLOODING IS A RESULT OF RAINFALL ACROSS THE NORTHWEST AND WESTERN  
PORTIONS OF THE STATE OVER THE LAST 24 TO 48 HOURS.  
 
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.  
 
INC121-165-167-120212-  
/O.NEW.KIND.FL.W.0251.181011T1618Z-181013T1900Z/  
/MTZI3.1.ER.181011T1618Z.181012T1200Z.181013T0700Z.NO/  
1011 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE WABASH RIVER AT MONTEZUMA.  
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 8:45 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.8 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE TO  
RISE TO NEAR 14.8 FEET BY FRIDAY MORNING. IT WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD  
STAGE BY LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 14.0 FEET...SEVERAL HUNDRED ACRES OF BOTTOMLANDS ALONG THE RIGHT  
BANK FROM THE MOUTH OF SUGAR CREEK TO NORTHERN EDGE OF MONTEZUMA  
BEGIN TO FLOOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3997 8739 3986 8734 3977 8736 3977 8740  
3985 8741 3997 8745  
 

 
 
ILC023-033-INC153-167-120212-  
/O.NEW.KIND.FL.W.0252.181013T0600Z-181014T0000Z/  
/TERI3.1.ER.181013T0600Z.181013T0600Z.181013T1200Z.UU/  
1011 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE WABASH RIVER AT TERRE HAUTE.  
* FROM LATE FRIDAY NIGHT TO SATURDAY EVENING.  
* AT 9:30 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.5 FEET. THIS IS 2.0 TO 2.5  
FEET HIGHER THAN THE OBSERVATIONS FROM THE OLD LEGACY GAUGE.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.5 FEET. THIS IS 2.5 FEET HIGHER THAN FLOOD STAGE  
FROM THE OLD LEGACY GAUGE.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...IT IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE LATE FRIDAY  
NIGHT THEN FALL BACK BELOW FLOOD STAGE.  
* AT 14.5 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL TO SLIGHTLY OVERFLOWING. FLOODING  
OF A FEW LOW LYING FIELDS IS IN PROGRESS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3960 8736 3943 8740 3930 8757 3932 8763  
3945 8747 3960 8741  
 

 
 
ILC033-101-INC083-153-120212-  
/O.NEW.KIND.FL.W.0253.181012T0500Z-181014T2145Z/  
/HUTI2.1.ER.181012T0500Z.181013T0600Z.181014T0945Z.NO/  
911 AM CDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE WABASH RIVER AT HUTSONVILLE LEGACY POWER PLANT SITE.  
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO SUNDAY AFTERNOON.  
* THERE HAVE BEEN NO OBSERVATIONS IN THE LAST 24 HOURS.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...IT IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE LATE TONIGHT,  
CREST AT 16.6 FEET LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND THEN FALL BELOW FLOOD  
STAGE BY LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 16.0 FEET...OLD DARWIN ROAD AND A FEW LOW RURAL ROADS BETWEEN  
YORK AND HUTSONVILLE, ILLINOIS BEGIN TO FLOOD. AGRICULTURAL  
FLOODING BEGINS ALONG PORTIONS OF THE RIVER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3930 8757 3923 8754 3912 8762 3914 8768  
3922 8762 3932 8763  
 

 
 
ILC033-101-INC083-153-120212-  
/O.NEW.KIND.FL.W.0254.181013T0000Z-181015T0105Z/  
/RVTI3.1.ER.181013T0000Z.181014T0600Z.181014T1305Z.NO/  
1011 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE WABASH RIVER AT RIVERTON.  
* FROM FRIDAY EVENING TO SUNDAY EVENING.  
* AT 9:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.6 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY FRIDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE TO  
RISE TO NEAR 15.3 FEET BY LATE SATURDAY NIGHT. IT WILL FALL BELOW  
FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY MORNING.  
* AT 14.0 FEET...LOWEST AGRICULTURAL LANDS BEGIN TO FLOOD. MAKESHIFT  
LEVEES OFFER SOME PROTECTION. LOWEST RURAL ROADS FLOOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3913 8761 3899 8748 3886 8750 3885 8756  
3898 8759 3913 8767  
 

 
 
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