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Marion, Indiana, United States  Lat: 40.55N, Lon: 85.67W
Wx Zone: INZ032
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FLOOD WARNING

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
NORTHWESTERN CASS COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL INDIANA
WHITE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA
* UNTIL 330 PM EDT FRIDAY/230 PM CDT FRIDAY/
* AT 928 AM EDT/828 AM CDT/ NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR
ESTIMATED THAT BETWEEN 3 AND 6 INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN SINCE
LAST EVENING ACROSS MUCH OF WHITE AND NORTHWEST CASS COUNTIES.
FLOODING WILL CONTINUE TO BE A CONCERN THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON DUE
TO RUNOFF FROM THIS RECENT VERY HEAVY RAINFALL.
SOME TOWNS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE GEORGETOWN...ROYAL
CENTER...LAKE CICOTT...CLYMERS...BROOKSTON...BURNETTSVILLE...
CHALMERS...MONON...MONTICELLO...REYNOLDS...WOLCOTT...BADGER GROVE...
BELL CENTER...BUFFALO...HEADLEE...IDAVILLE...INDIANA
BEACH...LEE...NORWAY...SITKA AND SMITHSON.

FLOOD WARNING

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...
MISSISSINEWA RIVER NEAR MARION AFFECTING GRANT...MIAMI AND WABASH
COUNTIES
SALAMONIE RIVER BELOW WARREN AFFECTING BLACKFORD...HUNTINGTON...
JAY...WABASH AND WELLS COUNTIES
.RECENT RECORD RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MODERATE FLOODING ALONG AREA RIVERS.
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE MISSISSINEWA RIVER NEAR MARION
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON TO SUNDAY EVENING.
* AT 9 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.5 FEET AND RISING.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY AFTERNOON
AND CREST NEAR 15.9 FEET AROUND  8 AM SATURDAY AUGUST 23 AND FALL
BELOW FLOOD STAGE AROUND  6 PM SATURDAY AUGUST 23.
* AT 16.0 FEET...EXTENSIVE FLOODING IN BACK CREEK IN JONESBORO. AREA
NORTH OF SR 15 NEAR THE RIVER IS FLOODED. HIGH WATER COVERS MOST
COUNTY ROADS IN THE FLOOD PLAIN. THE LEVEE ALONG THE WEST BANK OF
RIVER FAILS...FLOODING HOMES ON 1ST, 2ND, AND 3RD STREETS AND
BRINGS WATER NEAR BUSINESS AND INDUSTRIAL AREAS OF EASTERN MARION.
EXTENSIVE FLOODING OCCURS ALONG BOOTS AND MASSEY CREEKS.
EVACUATIONS ARE REQUIRED.
&&

FLOOD WARNING

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...
MISSISSINEWA RIVER NEAR MARION AFFECTING GRANT...MIAMI AND WABASH
COUNTIES
SALAMONIE RIVER BELOW WARREN AFFECTING BLACKFORD...HUNTINGTON...
JAY...WABASH AND WELLS COUNTIES
.RECENT RECORD RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MODERATE FLOODING ALONG AREA RIVERS.
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE SALAMONIE RIVER BELOW WARREN
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.
* AT 9 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.9 FEET AND RISING.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY MORNING AND
CREST NEAR 16.2 FEET AROUND  8 AM SATURDAY AUGUST 23 AND FALL BELOW
FLOOD STAGE AROUND  4 AM SUNDAY AUGUST 24.
* AT 12.0 FEET...THE RIVER REACHES FLOOD STAGE WITH MINOR FLOODING OF
LOW AGRICULTURAL LAND AND ROADS NEAREST THE RIVER.
&&

FLOOD WARNING

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
NORTHERN CLINTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL INDIANA...
SOUTHERN CARROLL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL INDIANA...
* UNTIL NOON EDT
* AT 908 AM EDT...THE PUBLIC REPORTED FLOODING ACROSS THE WARNED
AREA. WATER WAS REPORTED ON STATE ROAD 26 NEAR STATE ROAD 75. RADAR
ESTIMATES 2 TO 4 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN IN THE PAST 24 HOURS.
* FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR OVER MAINLY RURAL AREAS OF NORTHERN
CLINTON AND SOUTHERN CARROLL COUNTIES...INCLUDING THE TOWNS OF
BURLINGTON...FLORA...MICHIGANTOWN...MULBERRY AND ROSSVILLE.

FLOOD WARNING

...The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Flood
Warning for portions of the following river in north central
Indiana...
Tippecanoe River...
.Lowland flooding developed quickly along the Tippecanoe River
downstream of Oakdale Dam. Flooding will be short-lived. Significant
flooding is not expected. Flooding may affect some local roads...low
agricultural land and some river parks.
Locally heavy rain up to 5 inches caused a sudden surge in river
levels. Oakdale Dam discharged 12000 cfs earlier this morning and is
now down to less than 3000.
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. From
the blue menu bar on the left side of the page...click on rivers and
lakes.
The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the Tippecanoe River near Delphi.
* until further notice.
* At  8:30 AM Friday the stage was 8.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast...Crest near 9.0 feet is expected by early afternoon.
* At 8.0 feet...Low agricultural lands...river parks and a few local
roads flood along the Tippecanoe River.  Oakdale Public Access Site
flooded.
&&

FLASH FLOOD WARNING

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS EXTENDED THE
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
EASTERN DELAWARE COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL INDIANA...
RANDOLPH COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL INDIANA...
* UNTIL 330 PM EDT FRIDAY
* AT 854 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. RAINFALL TOTALS
OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS HAVE BEEN 6 INCHES OR HIGHER IN PARTS OF
THE WARNED AREA.
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...MUNCIE AND
WINCHESTER.

FLASH FLOOD WARNING

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS EXTENDED THE
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
GRANT COUNTY IN CENTRAL INDIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...UPLAND...MARION...GAS CITY...
FAIRMOUNT...
BLACKFORD COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL INDIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF HARTFORD CITY...
JAY COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL INDIANA...
THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF...PORTLAND...DUNKIRK...
SOUTHEASTERN WABASH COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL INDIANA...
SOUTHERN HUNTINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHEAST INDIANA...
SOUTHERN WELLS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST INDIANA...
* UNTIL 1145 AM EDT
* AT 839 AM EDT...TRAINED SPOTTERS REPORTED STORM TOTAL RAINFALL
AMOUNTS OF 7 TO 10 INCHES FROM EASTERN GRANT INTO MUCH OF
BLACKFORD COUNTY. 3 TO 7 INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN SINCE MIDNIGHT.
RUNOFF FROM THIS VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO POSE THE
THREAT OF FLASH FLOODING THROUGH MIDDAY.
* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
MONTPELIER...PENNVILLE...VAN BUREN...SWEETSER...SWAYZEE...JONESBORO
AND LA FONTAINE

FLOOD WARNING

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
NORTHEASTERN LAKE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA...
PORTER COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA...
* UNTIL 130 PM CDT FRIDAY
* AT 722 AM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED FLOODING
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. SOME AREAS STILL HAVE THREE TO FOUR FEET
OF STANDING WATER. RADAR ESTIMATES ALONG WITH MEASURED RAINFALL
REPORTS ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA INDICATE THAT IN EXCESS
OF FIVE INCHES OF RAINFALL FELL OVERNIGHT.
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...BOONE
GROVE...BURNS HARBOR...CHESTERTON...DUNNS BRIDGE...EAST CHICAGO...
GARY...HAMMOND...HEBRON...HOBART...LAKE STATION...LAKES OF THE FOUR
SEASONS...LINCOLN HILLS...MALDEN...MERRILLVILLE AND PORTAGE.

FLOOD WARNING

...The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Flood
Warning for portions of the following river in east central
Indiana...
Mississinewa River...
.Record flooding will quickly develop in northern Randolph county...
northern Delaware county and the Ridgeville area today.  Flood
levels may exceed those of February 2011 by one foot or more.
Flooding will affect numerous local and State Roads...considerable
agricultural land and some residential areas. Specifically flooding
will affect...State Road 28 near Ridgeville...State Road 1 south of
28...and residential flooding in Ridgeville...Albany and Eaton.
Rainfall has exceeded 5 inches in the local areas.  Extensive local
flooding was reported by local cooperative weather observers.
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. From
the blue menu bar on the left side of the page...click on rivers and
lakes.
The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a
* Flood Warning for
the Mississinewa River near Ridgeville.
* until late tonight.
* At  7:30 AM Friday the stage was 9.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Record flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this morning and continue to
rise to near 16.9 feet by this afternoon.the river will fall below
flood stage by tonight.
* With water levels near 17.0 feet...A record flood in progress.
Much
of SR 28 east of Ridgeville is flooded.  Both approaches to CR 100
W and local river roads are extensively flooded.   Residential
flooding in Ridgeville...Albany and Eaton.
&&

FLOOD ADVISORY

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
CARROLL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL INDIANA...
NORTHEASTERN TIPPECANOE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL INDIANA...
NORTHERN CLINTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL INDIANA...
* UNTIL 1100 AM EDT
* AT 747 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
RADAR ESTIMATED OVER 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN IN THE LAST
FEW HOURS.
* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
INCLUDE...DELPHI.

FLOOD ADVISORY

...URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR
SOUTHERN LAKE...BENTON...JASPER...NEWTON AND EXTREME EASTERN IROQUOIS
COUNTIES UNTIL 930 AM CDT...1030 AM EDT...
AT 356 AM CDT...456 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR
INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY
AREA...WITH RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES. THIS HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL GRADUALLY ABATE EARLY THIS MORNING.
RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
ATKINSON...BARCE...BEAVER CITY...CONRAD...DE MOTTE...DUNNINGTON...
ENOS...FAIR OAKS...FORESMAN...FOREST CITY...FOWLER...FREELAND PARK...
GIFFORD...HANGING GROVE AND KENTLAND.

HEAT ADVISORY

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY...
A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT TUESDAY.
* EXCESSIVE HEAT AND HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH
TUESDAY. THIS IS ESPECIALLY IMPORTANT GIVEN ALL THE AREA
EVENTS...FROM HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL AND SOCCER GAMES AND
PRACTICES...TO ONGOING STATE FAIRS.
* TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE THEIR HEAT UP WELL INTO THE 90S EACH
AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. THESE TEMPERATURES WILL
COMBINE WITH HIGH HUMIDITY TO PRODUCE AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX
VALUES FROM 100 TO 105 FOR MOST LOCALES. IT IS ALSO POSSIBLE
ISOLATED LOCATIONS COULD SEE THE HEAT INDEX TOP 105 AT TIMES.
* THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL
CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. TAKE
EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND
HEAT STROKE. WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

FLASH FLOOD WATCH

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF INDIANA AND OHIO...INCLUDING
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN INDIANA...FAYETTE IN...FRANKLIN IN...
UNION IN AND WAYNE. IN OHIO...AUGLAIZE...BUTLER...CHAMPAIGN...
CLARK...DARKE...GREENE...HARDIN...LOGAN...MERCER...MIAMI...
MONTGOMERY...PREBLE...SHELBY AND WARREN.
* THROUGH THIS EVENING
* PREVIOUS RAINFALL HAS RESULTED IN SATURATED GROUND ACROSS WEST
CENTRAL OHIO...EAST CENTRAL INDIANA...THE MIAMI VALLEY AND
PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST OHIO. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN IS POSSIBLE
TODAY. THIS MAY RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING.

FLASH FLOOD WATCH

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE ACROSS NORTHEAST CENTRAL INDIANA...
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN INDIANAPOLIS HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF INDIANA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...DELAWARE...HENRY...HOWARD...MADISON...
RANDOLPH AND TIPTON.
* THROUGH THIS EVENING
* PREVIOUS RAINFALL HAS RESULTED IN SATURATED GROUND ACROSS
NORTHEAST CENTRAL INDIANA. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN IS POSSIBLE
TODAY. THIS MAY RESULT IN FLASH FLOODING.

HEAT ADVISORY

...HOT AND HUMID WEATHER TO MAKE FOR VERY UNCOMFORTABLE
CONDITIONS OUTSIDE...
.A LARGE DOME OF HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT COMBINED WITH SIGNIFICANT
MOISTURE LEVELS NEAR THE SURFACE WILL CREATE HOT AND HUMID
WEATHER FOR PARTS OF CENTRAL KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK.
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT /1 PM CDT/ THIS
AFTERNOON TO 7 PM EDT /6 PM CDT/ MONDAY...
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL PEAK IN THE
100-105 DEGREE RANGE EACH DAY TODAY THROUGH MONDAY.
* TIMING...THE HOTTEST TIME OF DAY WILL BE FROM 2 PM TO 7PM
EDT...1PM TO 6 PM CDT.
* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL CREATE
DANGEROUS OUTDOOR WEATHER CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY WITH
PROLONGED EXPOSURE AND FOR THOSE WHO ARE SENSITIVE TO THE
HEAT.