National Weather Service issues Flood Watch

INDIANA – The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has issued a Flood Watch for several counties in south-central Indiana, including Lawrence, Monroe, Greene, Daviess, Knox, Martin and Sullivan, Bartholomew, Jackson, Jennings, Decatur, and Brown counties.

The Flood Watch is in effect through late tonight.

Rain amounts of one to two inches are possible by the end of today.

Excessive runoff may result in flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying and flood-prone locations.

Area creeks and streams are running high and could flood with more heavy rain.

Residents are advised to monitor local weather reports and be alert for possible Flood Warnings