New River Forecast Point

SERVICE CHANGE NOTICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
1137 AM EDT THU JUL 1 2010

TO:        FAMILY OF SERVICE/FOS/SUBSCRIBERS...NOAA WEATHER WIRE
           SERVICE/NWWS/SUBSCRIBERS...EMERGENCY MANAGERS WEATHER
           INFORMATION NETWORK/EMWIN/SUBSCRIBERS...NOAAPORT
           SUBSCRIBERS...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE/NWS/PARTNERS AND
           OTHER USERS...AND NWS EMPLOYEES

FROM:      AL SHIPE
           SERVICE HYDROLOGIST
           WFO INDIANAPOLIS INDIANA

SUBJECT:   NEW RIVER FORECAST LOCATION

BEGINNING AUGUST 2 2010 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE /NWS/ OFFICE
SERVING THE INDIANAPOLIS HYDROLOGIC SERVICE AREA WILL /1/ PROVIDE
RIVER FLOOD FORECAST AND WARNING SERVICES AT A NEW LOCATION.

THE NEW RIVER FORECAST POINT LOCATION IS ON THE TIPPECANOE RIVER AT
STATE ROAD 18 IN CARROLL COUNTY. THE NWS LOCATION IDENTIFIER /NWSLI/
FOR THIS SITE IS DLPI3. THE NWS IN INDIANAPOLIS WILL BEGIN RIVER
FLOOD FORECAST SERVICE ON AUGUST 2 2010.  THE LOCATION FOR THE RIVER
FLOOD FORECASTS IS THE U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY GAGING STATION LOCATED
AT STATE ROAD 18 BRIDGE OVER THE TIPPECANOE RIVER ABOUT 1.25 MILES
WEST OF DELPHI INDIANA.

THE INDIANAPOLIS OFFICE OF THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILL
IMPLEMENT ADVANCED HYDROLOGIC PREDICTION SERVICE /AHPS/ FOR THE
TIPPECANOE RIVER AT STATE ROAD 18 BY AUGUST 2 2010.  THE
INDIANAPOLIS AHPS WEBSITE IS LOCATED AT
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IND /INTERNET ADDRESSES ARE ALL LOWER CASE/.

THIS ADDITIONAL SERVICE ARE IN RESPONSE TO STATE AND LOCAL USER
REQUESTS.

SPECIFIC PRODUCTS AFFECTED INCLUDE:

PRODUCT TYPE                 WMO HEADER            PRODUCT IDENTIFIER
FLOOD WARNING - FLW          WGUS43 KIND           INDFLWIND
FLOOD STATEMENT -FLS         WGUS83 KIND           INDFLSIND
RIVER STATEMENT - RVS        FGUS83 KIND           INDRVSIND
HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK - ESF     FGUS73 KIND           INDESFIND

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR COMMENTS ON THIS ADDITIONAL SERVICE ...
PLEASE CONTACT

           AL SHIPE
           SERVICE HYDROLOGIST
           NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE
           6900 WEST HANNA AVENUE
           INDIANAPOLIS IN 46241

           TELEPHONE:  317-856-0360 EXT 493
           E-MAIL: AL.SHIPE@NOAA.GOV

THIS AND OTHER NWS SERVICE CHANGE NOTICES ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE AT

           HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/OM/NOTIF.HTM


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