Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1138 PM EDT SUN MAY 31 2015

...The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a
flood warning for the following rivers...

  Maumee River near Defiance affecting Defiance and Henry Counties


.Heavy rainfall from the cold front that passed through over the weekend
will cause the Maumee River near Defiance to rise into flood stage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Never drive vehicles through flooded areas. the
water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow children to
play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or
local media for further statements and updated forecasts.

Detailed river forecasts and more information can be found on the
internet at www.weather.gov/iwx under Hydrology...  Rivers and Lakes.


All times are in Eastern Time. This statement will be updated in
about 24 hours or sooner if necessary.

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1138 PM EDT SUN MAY 31 2015

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Maumee River near Defiance
* from Monday morning to Wednesday afternoon.
* At 11 PM Sunday the stage was 8.8 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Monday morning
  and crest near 10.5 feet around 8 PM Monday June 1 and fall below
  flood stage around 3 PM Tuesday June 2.
* at 10.0 feet...Flooding occurs in Kingsbury and Pontiac Parks.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 10.2 feet which occurred
  on Apr 7 2009.

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LAT...LON 4121 8465 4127 8467 4131 8431 4128 8431


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