Weather for Jeffersonville, Indiana
Lat: 38.30N, Lon: 85.73W
Wx Zone: INZ092 CWA Used: LMK
Indiana Drought Monitor
The Indiana Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Indiana land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.
Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.
Indiana Hydrologic Information Statement
Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.
000 FGUS73 KLMK 020851 ESFLMK INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067- 070>078-081-082-022100- HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY 351 AM EST MON MAR 2 2015 /251 AM CST MON MAR 2 2015/ ...SNOWMELT AND HEAVY RAINFALL COULD CAUSE FLOODING THIS WEEK... THE REMAINING SNOW PACK ACROSS THE AREA CONTAINS ANYWHERE FROM ABOUT A HALF INCH UP TO TWO INCHES OF LIQUID IN A FEW LOCATIONS. TEMPERATURES TODAY WILL RISE TO THE 30S TO 40S HELPING TO MELT MORE OF THIS SNOW PACK. A NEW STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION MONDAY NIGHT. AT THIS TIME, IT APPEARS THAT SOUTHERN INDIANA WILL SEE ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. KENTUCKY WILL SEE TWO TO THREE INCHES. SINCE SOILS WILL BE SATURATED FROM SNOW MELT, THE NEW RAINS COULD TRIGGER FLOODING. IT APPEARS THAT FLOODING ON THE MAJOR RIVERS WOULD LIKELY START AROUND MIDWEEK AND CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND. THIS WOULD AFFECT THE SALT, GREEN, LICKING, AND KENTUCKY RIVER BASINS. MINOR FLOODING ON THE OHIO RIVER COULD OCCUR AS WELL. RESIDENTS IN FLOOD PRONE AREAS SHOULD CLOSELY MONITOR WATER LEVELS OVER THE COMING DAYS AND BE PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE FLOODING BY MID TO LATE WEEK. $$ EER/CMC