The Tippecanoe River is on the rise and the National Weather Service has issued a flood warning until further notice. Rain and snow melt are causing water levels to rise.
As of 6 a.m. ET Wednesday morning, the flood stage was at 12.2 feet and rising. The flood stage is at 12 feet. National Weather Service officials say the river will rise to a crest near 12.9 feet around 1 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 10 and begin falling.
This notice affects locations in Fulton, Kosciusko, Marshall, Pulaski and Starke Counties.
At 13.0 feet, flooding begins to affect streets and homes in Monterey.