Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
1138 AM EDT Mon Jul 17 2017

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...

  Blanchard River at Ottawa affecting Putnam County
  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties

.A slow fall in river levels will occur over the next several days.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

OHC137-181538-
/O.EXT.KIWX.FL.W.0105.000000T0000Z-170719T1330Z/
/OTTO1.2.ER.170713T2212Z.170715T1700Z.170718T1330Z.NO/
1138 AM EDT Mon Jul 17 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Blanchard River at Ottawa
* until Wednesday morning.
* At 10 AM Monday the stage was 24.5 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 23.0 foot flood stage
  around 9 AM Tuesday July 18.
* At 25.0 feet...Flooding begins along south Walnut and west Second
  Streets on the south side of Ottawa.

&&

LAT...LON 4103 8429 4107 8429 4108 8404 4100 8401
      4104 8416

$$

OHC039-051-171-181537-
/O.EXT.KIWX.FL.W.0099.000000T0000Z-170718T2136Z/
/STRO1.1.ER.170712T2300Z.170715T0930Z.170717T2136Z.NO/
1138 AM EDT Mon Jul 17 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Tiffin River near Stryker
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 11.4 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 11.0 foot flood stage
  around 5 PM Monday July 17.
* At 11.0 feet...Flooding of lowland areas around Stryker can be
  expected.

&&

LAT...LON 4130 8444 4149 8446 4159 8439 4159 8429
      4130 8438

$$




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