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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:02 PM EST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the East Fork White River at Williams.
* From late tonight to Thursday January 31.
* At 9:15 am Wednesday the stage was 6.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late tonight and continue to
rise to near 8.9 feet by late Monday night. It will fall below
flood stage by Thursday January 31.
* At 8.9 feet... water now begins to cover State Road 450 at the public
access site just east of Williams.


Lat... Lon 3880 8653 3875 8667 3869 8673 3872 8681
      3880 8668 3885 8656




1102 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the East Fork White River near Bedford.
* Until Thursday January 31.
* There have been no observations in the last 24 hours.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it is forecast to rise above flood stage Saturday
evening, crest at 21.2 feet Monday afternoon, and then fall below
flood stage by Wednesday January 30.
* At 21.2 feet... at this level during December 2013 backwater reached
the tailwater of Lake Monroe as Salt Creek stopped falling. The
crest of the river followed 2 days later and reached 27.6 feet at
Bedford and caused Salt Creek to rise nearly 6 feet at the
tailwater of Monroe Lake.


Lat... Lon 3877 8645 3879 8651 3882 8657 3885 8656
      3883 8650 3881 8643




1102 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the East Fork White River near Rivervale.
* Until Thursday January 31.
* At 10:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 21.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 23.7 feet by late Sunday night then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Thursday January 31.
* At 25.0 feet... during the late March 2008 flood, the Bedford times
reported the following County roads still under water; River Road,
entire road; Bartlettsville Road, by the bridge and in the bottoms;
Judah-Logan Road, by the bridge; Logan bottoms, the gravel part;
donica Church Road, between Logan bottom and the hill; Peerless
Road, by Mica metals; little Salt Creek run; stumphole bridge Road,
near Indiana State Road 450; Huron-Williams road; Lawrenceport
road; Rivervale Road and Earl Road.


Lat... Lon 3878 8613 3872 8631 3877 8646 3882 8643
      3878 8631 3880 8618




1102 PM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the East Fork White River at Seymour.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 9:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... it will rise to near 16.1 feet by late Friday night then
begin falling. It will fall below flood stage Monday morning.
* At 16.0 feet... extensive lowland flooding affecting agricultural
lands. Many County and state roads in flood plain become
impassable by high water. These include sr 235 east of Medora... sr
258 east of Cortland... County Road 725 N and possibly State Road 39
south of Tampico. High water affects County roads near Vallonia
and shields... Ewing Road near Brownstown... County Road 525 north
near Seymour wastewater treatment plant... Honeytown Road and
possibly state roads 250 east of Dudleytown and 256 west of Austin.


Lat... Lon 3905 8583 3886 8599 3877 8613 3879 8620
      3893 8604 3906 8587