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Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 10:18 PM EST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Ohio River at Cannelton lock.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 PM Saturday the stage was 48.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 42.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 50.3 feet by
Monday early afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact... at 51.0 feet... locks are closed. Large sections large of
Highway 66 flood. Highway 60 floods between Cloverport and
Hawesville.
* Flood history... this crest compares to a previous crest of 49.3
feet on Apr 28 2011.


Lat... Lon 3809 8636 3787 8652 3783 8675 3794 8670
      3796 8659 3822 8636




840 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 1130 PM EST/1030
PM CST/ for DuBois... northwestern Crawford and Orange counties...

At 839 PM EST/739 PM CST/, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms
producing intense rainfall across DuBois County. This band of
intense rainfall will move eastward across DuBois County and into
northwest Crawford and into southwest Orange County in the next hour.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Jasper, Paoli, English, Huntingburg, Ferdinand, Orleans, French Lick,
Orangeville, Holland and West Baden Springs.

Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches will be possible in the
warned area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3851 8707 3850 8706 3851 8700 3849 8695
      3851 8693 3850 8688 3853 8683 3853 8668
      3869 8668 3869 8644 3868 8644 3827 8645
      3825 8679 3820 8680 3820 8707


Mj


835 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Harrison County in south central Indiana...
northwestern Clark County in south central Indiana...
Crawford County in south central Indiana...
Perry County in south central Indiana...
western Floyd County in south central Indiana...
eastern Orange County in south central Indiana...
Scott County in south central Indiana...
Washington County in south central Indiana...
Meade County in central Kentucky...

* until 130 am EST/1230 am CST/

* at 834 PM EST/734 PM CST/, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms
producing heavy rain across the warned area. Given already
saturated soil conditions, flash flooding will begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Tell City, Scottsburg, Salem, Corydon, Brandenburg, English, New
Providence town, Carefree town, Mount Pleasant and Vienna.

Lat... Lon 3882 8569 3874 8569 3860 8553 3842 8568
      3840 8604 3818 8591 3783 8601 3780 8615
      3805 8649 3785 8664 3800 8679 3800 8677
      3825 8679 3827 8646 3869 8644 3878 8608
      3873 8587 3883 8571


Mj


606 PM EST Sat Feb 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Louisville has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Harrison County in south central Indiana...
DuBois County in south central Indiana...
northwestern Clark County in south central Indiana...
Crawford County in south central Indiana...
Perry County in south central Indiana...
Orange County in south central Indiana...
Washington County in south central Indiana...
Meade County in central Kentucky...

* until 600 am EST Sunday/500 am CST Sunday/

* at 605 PM EST/505 PM CST/, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that
will cause flooding. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen. An
additional steady one to two inches of rain the rest of tonight
likely will cause standing water on area roadways.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Jasper, Tell City, Salem, Paoli, Corydon, Brandenburg, English, New
Providence town, Carefree town and Mount Pleasant.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


Lat... Lon 3851 8707 3853 8668 3868 8668 3869 8631
      3877 8626 3875 8590 3855 8585 3840 8593
      3842 8603 3818 8590 3782 8600 3780 8615
      3805 8651 3793 8651 3784 8666 3800 8681
      3800 8677 3821 8679 3820 8707


Rjs


Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 1:25 PM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* all of southern Indiana and central Kentucky

* through Sunday morning

* 1 to 2 inches of rainfall. Locally higher amounts likely.

* This rainfall on already saturated soils will lead to excessive
runoff which will cause already swollen rivers to rise more.
There will be further rises on most rivers, and flooding for
low-lying, urban, and small stream areas. Places that don't
typically flood may flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

Monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible warnings. Those
living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take
action should flooding develop or worsen.



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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 1:25 PM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Sunday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* all of southern Indiana and central Kentucky

* through Sunday morning

* 1 to 2 inches of rainfall. Locally higher amounts likely.

* This rainfall on already saturated soils will lead to excessive
runoff which will cause already swollen rivers to rise more.
There will be further rises on most rivers, and flooding for
low-lying, urban, and small stream areas. Places that don't
typically flood may flood.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

Monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible warnings. Those
living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take
action should flooding develop or worsen.



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