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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 7:09 PM EST Dec. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* flood advisory for...
Monroe County in south central Indiana...
northern Martin County in southwestern Indiana...
southeastern Greene County in southwestern Indiana...
Lawrence County in south central Indiana...

* until midnight EST.

* At 706 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated that heavy rain that had
fallen since early this morning was causing minor flooding in the
advisory area. Beaver Creek in Martin County and Salt Creek in
southern Monroe and northern Lawrence counties had risen out
of their banks in spots... likely causing high water on nearby
roads.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Bloomington, Bedford, Mitchell, Loogootee, Oolitic, Crane,
Smithville, Tunnelton, Lake Lemon, Bartlettsville, Burns City,
Williams, Avoca, Monroe Reservoir, Woodville Hills, Unionville,
Whitehall, Heltonville, Indiana University and Indian Springs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


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Ryan


Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 7:09 PM EST Dec. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a

* flood advisory for...
Monroe County in south central Indiana...
northern Martin County in southwestern Indiana...
southeastern Greene County in southwestern Indiana...
Lawrence County in south central Indiana...

* until midnight EST.

* At 706 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated that heavy rain that had
fallen since early this morning was causing minor flooding in the
advisory area. Beaver Creek in Martin County and Salt Creek in
southern Monroe and northern Lawrence counties had risen out
of their banks in spots... likely causing high water on nearby
roads.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Bloomington, Bedford, Mitchell, Loogootee, Oolitic, Crane,
Smithville, Tunnelton, Lake Lemon, Bartlettsville, Burns City,
Williams, Avoca, Monroe Reservoir, Woodville Hills, Unionville,
Whitehall, Heltonville, Indiana University and Indian Springs.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate Route.


Lat... Lon 3881 8692 3882 8690 3890 8690 3891 8692
      3905 8692 3928 8638 3876 8636 3866 8692


Ryan