Lafayette, IN

11:08 PM EST on February 19, 2018 (GMT -0500)
New Chauncey | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Areal Flood Watch Active Notice: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 614 ft 40.43 °N, 86.90 °W | Updated 30 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
59.2 °F
Feels Like 59.2 °F
N
1.3
Wind Variable Wind from West
Gusts 4.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 6000 ft
Dew Point 48 °F
Humidity 65%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:35 AM 6:27 PM
Waxing Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KLAF 200354Z AUTO 19012G18KT 10SM OVC060 16/13 A2992 RMK AO2 RAB03E19 SLP129 P0000 T01610133
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 6000 ft
Dew Point 48 °F
Humidity 65%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:35 AM 6:27 PM
Waxing Crescent, 18% visible
METAR KLAF 200354Z AUTO 19012G18KT 10SM OVC060 16/13 A2992 RMK AO2 RAB03E19 SLP129 P0000 T01610133

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Flood Warning
Issued: 6:17 PM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
The Wildcat creek near Lafayette.
* From Wednesday morning until further notice.
* At 5:45 PM Monday the stage was 4.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by Wednesday morning and continue
to rise to near 13.1 feet by Thursday early afternoon.
* At 15.0 feet... flooding of Wildcat creek park and possible
residential areas in the vicinity of eisenhower Rd.


Lat... Lon 4047 8645 4042 8681 4046 8689 4048 8687
      4045 8682 4050 8645




617 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tippecanoe river near Delphi.
* From Tuesday morning until further notice.
* At 5:30 PM Monday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow late morning and
continue to rise to near 12.7 feet by early Thursday morning.
* At 13.0 feet... extensive flooding in progress with some evacuations
and property damage. Many low local roads near the Tippecanoe
river are flooded at this level. Approaching major flood levels.


Lat... Lon 4059 8675 4055 8675 4050 8677 4051 8682
      4056 8679 4060 8677




617 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Tippecanoe river at Oakdale dam at Lake Freeman near Yeoman.
* From late Tuesday night to Friday afternoon.
* At 5:45 PM Monday the flow was 6940 cfs.
* Flood stage is 13000 cfs.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by late Tuesday night and
continue to rise to near 16.4 feet Wednesday evening.
* At 18000 feet... extensive flooding with some evacuations and
property damage with flows from Oakdale dam between 18,000 and
22,000 cubic feet per second. Major flooding may develop. All
local roads along the Tippecanoe river in Carroll, white and
Tippecanoe counties flood.


Lat... Lon 4066 8674 4059 8673 4049 8676 4051 8682
      4060 8678 4066 8677




617 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wabash River at Lafayette.
* From late tonight until further notice.
* At 5:30 PM Monday the stage was 7.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by early tomorrow and continue to
rise to near 22.5 feet by Thursday early afternoon.
* At 22.0 feet... extensive flooding is in progress. Flood waters block
direct access to Wabash valley hospital. During agricultural
season extensive crop damage occurs. Roads that flood include N
river Rd, sr 225 south of battleground, stair Road, Barton beach
Rd, division Rd and CR 700 W at the Granville bridge public access
site and CR 950 W. Pretty Prairie Rd near moots creek and lowest
portion of Goldsberry Rd likely flood. Basement flooding along N
River Road, N 9th street and Barton beach Rd begins.


Lat... Lon 4054 8670 4040 8688 4033 8709 4040 8709
      4048 8688 4056 8673




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:19 PM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of North Central Indiana and west central Indiana,
including the following areas, in North Central Indiana,
Carroll. In west central Indiana, Tippecanoe and Warren.

* Through Wednesday morning

* periods of moderate to heavy rain are expected across the area
tonight into Tuesday night.

* This rain will cause flooding of some area rivers and may
cause flooding of streams and low lying 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.