Heavy rains flood 20 roadsDecember 2, 2019
From Local Sources
More than 3 inches of rain during the weekend resulted in flash flooding, with sections of 20 county roads flooded today.
Ferdinand’s official gauge caught 3.1 inches of rain Saturday to add to roughly one-tenth of an inch recorded Friday and again Sunday.
Winds gusting in excess of 30 mph during the weekend also led to scattered power outages.
The Dubois County Highway Department lists the following roadway segments as blocked by high water:
• County Road 875W south of County Road 150N.
• County Road 50N west of County Road 750W.
• County Road 800W north of County Road 300S.
• Division Road east of County Road 600W.
• Stewart Road off Division Road.
• County Road 620W at Dillon Creek.
• County Road 150S west of Old Huntingburg Road.
• Ell Creek Road north of County Road 400S.
• County Road 175E north of County Road 300N.
• County Road 600N east of Kellerville Road.
• Dubois Road Northeast south of State Road 56.
• Meridian Road south of State Road 162.
• County Road 300N west of County Road 175E.
• Old Huntingburg Road north of County Road 400S.
• County Road 400S west of Ell Creek Road.
• County Road 400S east of U.S. 231.
• County Road 130W north of County Road 400S.
• East First Street in Huntingburg west of County Road 75W.
• County Road 75W south of State Road 64.
• County Road 660S east of County Road 75W.
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