Shelby Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 11:13 PM EST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Driftwood river near Edinburgh 2 SW.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:30 PM Thursday the stage was 11.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 14.5 feet by
Sunday evening then begin falling.
* At 14.9 feet... extensive flooding along Driftwood river in northern
Bartholomew County on March 7 2011. Double y saddle club area
extensively flooded. Water flowing over CR 950 N to club. CR 330w
is flooded just south of its intersection with Ohio ridge Rd. CR
500n west of CR 250w is flooded blocking vehicular access to
residences near the river bank. Lowell public access site is
completely flooded. Water very near several residences and
seasonal homes along CR 330w and CR 325w.


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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:08 PM EST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Indiana, east central Indiana, south
central Indiana, southeast Indiana, southwest Indiana, and
west central Indiana, including the following areas, in
central Indiana, Bartholomew, Decatur, Hancock, Hendricks,
Johnson, Marion, Morgan, rush, and Shelby. In east central
Indiana, Henry. In south central Indiana, Brown, Jackson,
Lawrence, and Monroe. In southeast Indiana, Jennings. In
southwest Indiana, Daviess, Greene, Knox, Martin, and
Sullivan. In west central Indiana, Clay, Owen, Putnam, and
Vigo.

* Through Sunday morning

* rainfall of 2 to 3 inches or more is expected through Sunday
morning, in areas that have already received as much as 4
inches of rainfall in the last week. This will likely worsen
flooding on area waterways and lead to flooding of other
streams, low lying areas, and poor drainage areas.



Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:08 PM EST Feb. 22, 2018 – National Weather Service

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Indiana, east central Indiana, south
central Indiana, southeast Indiana, southwest Indiana, and
west central Indiana, including the following areas, in
central Indiana, Bartholomew, Decatur, Hancock, Hendricks,
Johnson, Marion, Morgan, rush, and Shelby. In east central
Indiana, Henry. In south central Indiana, Brown, Jackson,
Lawrence, and Monroe. In southeast Indiana, Jennings. In
southwest Indiana, Daviess, Greene, Knox, Martin, and
Sullivan. In west central Indiana, Clay, Owen, Putnam, and
Vigo.

* Through Sunday morning

* rainfall of 2 to 3 inches or more is expected through Sunday
morning, in areas that have already received as much as 4
inches of rainfall in the last week. This will likely worsen
flooding on area waterways and lead to flooding of other
streams, low lying areas, and poor drainage areas.



Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.