June 21-22, 2010 Severe Storms and Flooding

Strong to severe storms moved across Central Indiana late on June 21 and into June 22, bringing damaging winds and heavy rain.

Surface Map

 Above is a surface map from 5:00 AM EDT June 22.

The heavy rains caused a couple of dams to fail in Hendricks County. This caused flooding along White Lick Creek in Hendricks and Morgan Counties.

Mooresville Hydrograph

Above is a hydrograph that shows the stage (height) of the creek at Mooresville. The creek there peaked at a Moderate Flood stage of 20.81 feet during the evening of June 22.

Dam Breach

Above is a picture of one of the breached dams. (Click to Enlarge)

Mooresville Area Flooding 1 Mooresville Area Flooding 2

Mooresville Area Flood 3

 Mooresville Area Flooding

Above are pictures of some of the flooding around Mooresville during the afternoon of June 22. Click any picture to enlarge.

The heavy rain of these days plus the previous weeks caused rivers and streams to flood. Below are some additional pictures of flooding (Click to enlarge):

Golf Course in Tipton Tipton Park Flood
Golf Course near Tipton Tipton Park
White River Shelby County
White River in Southern Marion County Shelby County

Below is a list of severe weather reports received for the 21st-22nd:

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1107 AM EDT WED JUN 23 2010

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0625 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     7 N BEDFORD             38.96N 86.49W 
06/21/2010                   LAWRENCE           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0640 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     4 NE BEDFORD            38.90N 86.44W 
06/21/2010                   LAWRENCE           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            FUNNEL CLOUD HALFWAY TO THE GROUND...SEEN FROM HWY 58.

0945 PM     TSTM WND DMG     5 NW WILLIAMSPORT       40.34N 87.36W 
06/21/2010                   WARREN             IN   COUNTY OFFICIAL 

            TOOL SHED DAMAGED AND GRAIN BINS KNOCKED OVER.

0947 PM     TSTM WND DMG     WEST LEBANON            40.27N 87.38W 
06/21/2010                   WARREN             IN   EMERGENCY MNGR  

            TREES DOWN. ESTIMATED WINDS 60 MPH.

0955 PM     FUNNEL CLOUD     VEEDERSBURG             40.11N 87.26W 
06/21/2010                   FOUNTAIN           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            MOVING SOUTHEAST.

1005 PM     HAIL             11 S LAFAYETTE          40.25N 86.87W 
06/21/2010  E0.88 INCH       TIPPECANOE         IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            ALSO 53MPH WINDS

1009 PM     TSTM WND GST     10 S LAFAYETTE          40.27N 86.87W 
06/21/2010  E60.00 MPH       TIPPECANOE         IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

1010 PM     TSTM WND DMG     7 SW LAFAYETTE          40.34N 86.96W 
06/21/2010                   TIPPECANOE         IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            TREE DOWN IN WEST POINT NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF STATE 
            ROUTE 25 AND COUNTY ROAD 750W. TIME ESTIMATED.

1025 PM     TSTM WND GST     N CRAWFORDSVILLE        40.04N 86.90W 
06/21/2010  M62.00 MPH       MONTGOMERY         IN   EMERGENCY MNGR  

1120 PM     TSTM WND DMG     PITTSBORO               39.87N 86.46W 
06/21/2010                   HENDRICKS          IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            LARGE TREE DOWN.

1212 AM     TSTM WND DMG     2 E SOUTHPORT           39.66N 86.08W 
06/22/2010                   MARION             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            60 MPH MEASURED GUST ALONG WITH PENNY SIZE HAIL

1256 AM     TSTM WND GST     2 S BROWNSBURG          39.81N 86.39W 
06/22/2010  E50.00 MPH       HENDRICKS          IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0105 AM     HEAVY RAIN       AVON                    39.76N 86.38W 
06/22/2010  M0.00 INCH       HENDRICKS          IN   BROADCAST MEDIA 

            2.65 INCHES...DAILY TOTAL

0108 AM     TSTM WND GST     1 SW SPEEDWAY           39.78N 86.26W 
06/22/2010  E50.00 MPH       MARION             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0125 AM     HEAVY RAIN       3 W SPEEDWAY            39.79N 86.30W 
06/22/2010  M0.00 INCH       MARION             IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            1.89 INCHES IN 1 HOUR AND 20 MINUTES

0130 AM     HAIL             2 N AVON                39.79N 86.38W 
06/22/2010  M0.88 INCH       HENDRICKS          IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

0133 AM     HAIL             3 W SPEEDWAY            39.79N 86.30W 
06/22/2010  M0.50 INCH       MARION             IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            AT 10TH AVENUE AND COUNTRY CLUB ROAD

0140 AM     TSTM WND GST     WEST LAFAYETTE          40.44N 86.91W 
06/22/2010  M61.00 MPH       TIPPECANOE         IN   BROADCAST MEDIA 

0140 AM     HEAVY RAIN       1 SW SPEEDWAY           39.78N 86.26W 
06/22/2010  M2.40 INCH       MARION             IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            AMOUNT SINCE MIDNIGHT.

0140 AM     FLASH FLOOD      SOUTHPORT               39.66N 86.12W 
06/22/2010                   MARION             IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            WATER FLOWING OVER ROAD AT U.S. 31 AND STOP 12

0144 AM     FLOOD            3 WSW SPEEDWAY          39.78N 86.30W 
06/22/2010                   MARION             IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            NEAR WEST 21ST STREET AND NORTH RACEWAY ROAD A CREEK IS 
            OVERFLOWING BADLY INTO A BACKYARD.

0150 AM     HAIL             WEST LAFAYETTE          40.44N 86.91W 
06/22/2010  U1.00 INCH       TIPPECANOE         IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0245 AM     TSTM WND GST     LADOGA                  39.92N 86.80W 
06/22/2010  E50.00 MPH       MONTGOMERY         IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

0245 AM     TSTM WND DMG     LADOGA                  39.92N 86.80W 
06/22/2010                   MONTGOMERY         IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            SEVERAL LIMBS DOWN FROM ESTIMATED 50 MPH GUST. POWER OUT.


0318 AM     TSTM WND GST     3 E CARMEL              39.97N 86.05W 
06/22/2010  E60.00 MPH       HAMILTON           IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            ESTIMATE OF 50 TO 60 MPH AT 131ST AND HAZEL DELL PARKWAY.
            TORENTIAL RAIN.

0326 AM     HAIL             NOBLESVILLE             40.06N 86.03W 
06/22/2010  E0.25 INCH       HAMILTON           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            BRIEF PERIOD OF HAIL.

0330 AM     TSTM WND GST     INDIANAPOLIS            39.78N 86.15W 
06/22/2010  M58.00 MPH       MARION             IN   EMERGENCY MNGR  

0334 AM     TSTM WND GST     MCCORDSVILLE            39.91N 85.93W 
06/22/2010  M76.00 MPH       HANCOCK            IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            LOCATED AT 96TH STREET AND OLIO STREETS. SUSTAINED WINDS 
            OF 46 MPH

0334 AM     TSTM WND DMG     3 SE FISHERS            39.92N 85.98W 
06/22/2010                   MARION             IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            HEALTHY TREE/TREE LIMB DOWN...SNAPPED OFF AT BASE WITH 10
            INCH DIAMETER

0335 AM     TSTM WND DMG     CASTLETON               39.90N 86.05W 
06/22/2010                   MARION             IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            POWER LINES DOWN AT 75TH AND STATE ROAD 67.

0435 AM     HEAVY RAIN       3 E CARMEL              39.97N 86.05W 
06/22/2010  M0.90 INCH       HAMILTON           IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            RAINFALL SINCE MIDNIGHT. SINCE APPROX 9 AM JUNE 21ST 1.70
            INCHES HAS FALLEN.

0447 AM     HEAVY RAIN       INDIANAPOLIS INT'L AIRP 39.72N 86.29W 
06/22/2010  M1.15 INCH       MARION             IN   ASOS            

            AMOUNT SINCE 1 AM. SINCE 1 AM JUNE 21ST 3.10 INCHES HAS 
            FALLEN.

0455 AM     TSTM WND DMG     MCCORDSVILLE            39.91N 85.93W 
06/22/2010                   HANCOCK            IN   AMATEUR RADIO   

            LARGE TREE AND POWER LINES DOWN IN AREA OF CARROLL ROAD 
            AND 96TH STREET. TREE IS APPROX 4 FEET IN DIAMETER AT 
            BASE.

0700 AM     HEAVY RAIN       FRANKFORT               40.28N 86.51W 
06/22/2010  M3.25 INCH       CLINTON            IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            RAINFALL IS A 24 HOUR TOTAL. MOST COUNTY ROADS FLOODED.

0700 AM     HEAVY RAIN       SHERIDAN                40.13N 86.22W 
06/22/2010  M2.45 INCH       HAMILTON           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            AMOUNT FROM 7 AM JUNE 21ST TO 7 AM JUNE 22ND.

0700 AM     HEAVY RAIN       2 NE CLARKS HILL        40.27N 86.70W 
06/22/2010  M4.60 INCH       CLINTON            IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            RAIN IS 24 HOUR TOTAL. LOCATION NORTH OF SR 38 ON 1050 E

0719 AM     FLOOD            1 E FISHERS             39.95N 86.00W 
06/22/2010                   HAMILTON           IN   NWS EMPLOYEE    

            WATER STARTING TO FLOW ONTO I69 NEAR EXIT 3.

0730 AM     FLASH FLOOD      FISHERS                 39.95N 86.02W 
06/22/2010                   HAMILTON           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            4 TO 6 INCHES OF WATER OVER WEST BOUND LANE AT 116TH ST 
            EAST OF HAGUE RD AND EAST OF CUMBERLAND RD.

0730 AM     HEAVY RAIN       2 SSE BROWNSBURG        39.81N 86.38W 
06/22/2010  M4.61 INCH       HENDRICKS          IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            AMOUNT BETWEEN 1130 PM JUNE 21ST AND 7 AM TODAY.

0740 AM     HEAVY RAIN       1 S GREENWOOD           39.60N 86.11W 
06/22/2010  M0.25 INCH       JOHNSON            IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            AMOUNT IN 5 MINUTES. RAIN RATE 4 INCH PER HOUR REALTIME.

0800 AM     FLASH FLOOD      3 N WEST LAFAYETTE      40.49N 86.91W 
06/22/2010                   TIPPECANOE         IN   TRAINED SPOTTER 

            6 TO 9 INCHES FLOWING WATER OVER THE ROAD ON SR 43.

0822 AM     FLASH FLOOD      AVON                    39.76N 86.38W 
06/22/2010                   HENDRICKS          IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            WHITE LICK CREEK OUT OF ITS BANKS. MOBILE HOME PARK NEAR 
            600 EAST AND 100 NORTH BEING EVACUATED DUE TO POSSIBLE 
            DAM BREAK.

0915 AM     FLASH FLOOD      AVON                    39.76N 86.38W 
06/22/2010                   HENDRICKS          IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT 

            DAM BREAKS AT JETO LAKE AND INDIAN HEAD LAKE.

 

 

 


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