Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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FFAIWX

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
1000 PM EDT Fri Apr 28 2017

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La Porte-St. Joseph IN-Starke-Berrien-Cass MI-
Including the cities of Michigan City, La Porte, South Bend,
Mishawaka, New Carlisle, Walkerton, Knox, North Judson,
Bass Lake, Niles, Benton Harbor, St. Joseph, Fair Plain,
Benton Heights, Buchanan, Paw Paw Lake, Dowagiac, Cassopolis,
and Marcellus
1000 PM EDT Fri Apr 28 2017 /900 PM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017/

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northern Indiana and southwest Michigan, including
  the following areas, in northern Indiana, La Porte, St. Joseph
  IN, and Starke. In southwest Michigan, Berrien and Cass MI.

* From Saturday afternoon through Monday morning

* Periods of heavy rainfall are expected Saturday afternoon
  through Sunday night. Two to four inches of rain are forecast
  during this time, with localized heavier totals possible.

* In addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in
  flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to
  experience flooding. This would persist for several days after
  the rain ends.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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