Weather Service issues Flood Advisory Central Indiana counties

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INDIANAPOLIS — Heavy rain moving across west central Indiana prompted the National Weather Service to issue a Flood Advisory for portions Central Indiana.

Around 11:45 p.m. Sunday NWS radar indicated thunderstorms with heavy rainfall across Putnam and Hendricks County.

Radar-estimated rainfall amounts around 2 inches had fallen in an hour in areas such as Lizton, Ind. This advisory is in effect until 1:30 a.m.

At 12:15 a.m., NWS radar indicated thunderstorms with heavy rainfall in areas across northern Hamilton and southern Tipton Counties.

Radar-estimated rainfall amounts in this area could be up to 2 inches since 11:30 p.m.

The Advisory for Hamilton and Tipton Counties is in effect until 2:30 a.m.

Runoff from this rainfall will cause minor flooding to occur, especially along small streams and near low water crossings.

Some communities that may experience minor flooding include Brownsburg, Danville, Greencastle, Carmel, Noblesville, Tipton and Zionsville.

Motorists should never drive their vehicle into areas where water covers the roadway, especially at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.

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