Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
528
WGUS83 KIWX 160112
FLSIWX


Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
911 PM EDT Sat Jul 15 2017

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

  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers...

  Blanchard River at Ottawa affecting Putnam County

.Rivers levels are high due to recent rainfall but are
starting to fall back down.

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.

&&

OHC137-170111-
/O.CON.KIWX.FL.W.0105.000000T0000Z-170718T1352Z/
/OTTO1.2.ER.170713T2212Z.170715T1700Z.170717T1352Z.NO/
911 PM EDT Sat Jul 15 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Blanchard River at Ottawa
* until Tuesday morning.
* At 8 PM Saturday the stage was 27.5 feet and rising.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 23.0 foot flood stage
  around  9 AM Monday July 17.
* At 27.0 feet...Flooding worsens on the south side of Ottawa, with
  water on several roads. Flooding also begins in other areas of
  Ottawa.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 27.3 feet which occurred
  on Apr 13 2013.

&&

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

$$

OHC039-051-171-170110-
/O.EXT.KIWX.FL.W.0099.000000T0000Z-170718T0900Z/
/STRO1.1.ER.170712T2300Z.170715T0930Z.170717T0900Z.NO/
911 PM EDT Sat Jul 15 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Tiffin River near Stryker
* until late Monday night.
* At 8 PM Saturday the stage was 12.9 feet and rising.
* 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 AM Monday July 17.
* At 13.0 feet...Flood waters begin to affect some farm buildings
  near Stryker and flood some secondary roads.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 13.1 feet which occurred
  on Dec 17 2011.

&&

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

$$




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.