Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
926 PM EDT Sun Jul 16 2017

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

  Blanchard River at Ottawa affecting Putnam County

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

  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.

&&

OHC137-180126-
/O.EXT.KIWX.FL.W.0105.000000T0000Z-170718T1923Z/
/OTTO1.2.ER.170713T2212Z.170715T1700Z.170717T1923Z.NO/
926 PM EDT Sun Jul 16 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Blanchard River at Ottawa
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 8 PM Sunday the stage was 25.8 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  3 PM Monday July 17.
* At 25.0 feet...Flooding begins along south Walnut and west Second
  Streets on the south side of Ottawa.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 25.8 feet which occurred
  on Jun 29 2015.

&&

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

$$

OHC039-051-171-180125-
/O.CON.KIWX.FL.W.0099.000000T0000Z-170718T2230Z/
/STRO1.1.ER.170712T2300Z.170715T0930Z.170717T2230Z.NO/
926 PM EDT Sun Jul 16 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Tiffin River near Stryker
* until Tuesday evening.
* At 9 PM Sunday the stage was 12.1 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  6 PM Monday July 17.
* At 12.0 feet...Portions of State Route 66 flood north of Archbold.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 11.9 feet which occurred
  on Jun 1 2015.

&&

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

$$



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