Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
443 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

INC003-069-179-183-042345-
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WELLS IN-HUNTINGTON IN-WHITLEY IN-ALLEN IN-
443 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA  HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WELLS COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN INDIANA...
  NORTHERN HUNTINGTON COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN INDIANA...
  SOUTHERN WHITLEY COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN INDIANA...
  SOUTHWESTERN ALLEN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN INDIANA...

* UNTIL 745 PM EDT

* AT 441 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN
  AND ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE TO TWO INCHES IS POSSIBLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  FORT WAYNE...HUNTINGTON...BLUFFTON...OSSIAN...SOUTH WHITLEY...
  ANDREWS...MARKLE...ABOITE...ROANOKE...ZANESVILLE...UNIONDALE...VERA
  CRUZ...BRACKEN...ROCKFORD...GOBLESVILLE...CRAIGVILLE...HESSEN
  CASSEL...CURRYVILLE...BOWERSTOWN AND LAUD.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 4073 8533 4086 8563 4109 8564 4106 8534
      4099 8507 4063 8507

$$

PBM


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