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Flood warning extended for Randolph County

Last updated by Lead Weather Forecaster - Devontae Jackson

Flood warning for Randolph County until 7:13 PM 1-1-19

The National Weather Service has allowed this alert to expire.

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis, IN has issued a flood warning for Randolph County.

The NWS in Indianapolis, IN says “1030 PM EST Mon Dec 31 2018 …A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following waterways in Indiana… East Fork White River…Mississinewa River…Wabash River…White River…Wildcat Creek…Youngs Creek… .Lowland flooding has developed or will develop along several creeks and rivers across central Indiana. Significant flooding is not expected. Flooding is due to one to two inches of rain that fell across the state Sunday and is expected to be brief along Wildcat Creek, Youngs Creek, and the Mississinewa River. Portions of the lower Wabash and White will be in flood through next week. Flooding will affect some local and state roads, agricultural land, and some river parks and/or cabins. 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. INC035-135-020013- /O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0328.000000T0000Z-190102T0013Z/ /RIDI3.2.ER.181231T2121Z.190101T0400Z.190101T1813Z.UU/ 1030 PM EST Mon Dec 31 2018 The Flood Warning continues for The Mississinewa River near Ridgeville. * until Tuesday evening. * At 10:00 PM Monday the stage was 12.9 feet. * Flood stage is 10.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast. * Forecast…It will rise to near 13.0 feet by this evening then begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Tuesday afternoon. * At 13.0 feet…Significant flooding of Mississinewa River in northern Randolph County. Water is likely on SR 1 just south of SR 28. West CR 825 N east of SR 1 and West River Road west of SR 1 and possibly other county roads are flooded. Little League field in Ridgeville is flooded. Noticeable agricultural flooding in progress. &&”

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