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Flood Warning issued for Randolph County

Last updated by Lead Weather Forecaster - Devontae Jackson

Flood Warning for Randolph (12-31-18)

The National Weather Service has allowed this alert to expire.

Concerning Randolph County in Indiana, the NWS in Indianapolis, IN says, “314 PM EST Mon Dec 31 2018 …The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Flood Warning for portions of the following waterway in eastern Indiana… Mississinewa River… .Lowland flooding is expected to develop along the Mississinewa River over the next several hours. Significant flooding is not expected. Up to an inch and a quarter of rain has already fallen across the area. Additional rainfall will continue into the early evening hours, potentially bringing another half an inch to an inch of rain to the area. Flooding would affect numerous local and state river roads, low agricultural land and some river parks. 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. INC035-135-010813- /O.NEW.KIND.FL.W.0328.181231T2148Z-190101T0857Z/ /RIDI3.1.ER.181231T2148Z.190101T0000Z.190101T0257Z.UU/ 314 PM EST Mon Dec 31 2018 The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a * Flood Warning for the Mississinewa River near Ridgeville. * until late Monday night. * At 3:00 PM Monday the stage was 8.1 feet. * Flood stage is 10.0 feet. * Minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast…Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to rise to near 11.5 feet by this evening. It will fall below flood stage by this evening. * At 11.5 feet…Water on the shoulder and edge of SR 1 south of the junction with SR 28 in western Randolph County. &&”

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