Flood Warning

1032 AM EDT SAT OCT 22 2016

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following river in
southwest Indiana...

  White River...

.High river levels will continue along the White River in southwest
Indiana through Monday.  Rainfall of 3 to 5 inches earlier this week
caused the high water.

The White River was near crest in Greene County and was approaching
crest in northeast Knox and northwest Daviess Counties late Saturday
morning.  The river will crest at Edwardsport by Sunday evening.

High water affected low agricultural land and possibly a few low
river roads.

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

For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.

1032 AM EDT SAT OCT 22 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The White River at Edwardsport.
* until late Sunday night.
* At  7:00 AM Saturday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this evening and continue to
  rise to near 15.2 feet by tomorrow morning.  The river will fall
  below flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon.
* At 15.0 feet...Flooding of low agricultural fields begin.  Daviess
  CR 375 WN and North River Rd in Knox County located inside the
  levees are flooded.


LAT...LON 3887 8715 3879 8729 3855 8726 3855 8723
      3877 8723 3885 8712