Issued by NWS Northern Indiana
WGUS43 KIWX 301553
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1153 AM EDT SUN APR 30 2017
...Flooding severity forecast to increase from Minor to Minor for the
following rivers in Indiana
Kankakee River at Davis affecting La Porte...St. Joseph and Starke
.Rises on area rivers occurred as a result of recent rainfall. Rises could continue with forecast rainfall.
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 Rivers and Lakes.
All times are in Eastern Time. This statement will be updated in
about 24 hours or sooner if necessary.
1053 AM CDT SUN APR 30 2017
The Flood Warning continues for
The Kankakee River at Davis
* from Monday evening to Thursday morning.
* At 10 AM Sunday the stage was 8.2 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Monday night and
crest near 10.2 feet around 7 AM Tuesday May 2 and fall below
flood stage around 7 AM Wednesday May 3.
* At 11.0 feet...Flooding of secondary roads near the river begins.
LAT...LON 4145 8667 4144 8661 4130 8673 4131 8679