Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1009 AM EDT THU APR 10 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...

  TIFFIN RIVER NEAR STRYKER AFFECTING DEFIANCE...FULTON AND WILLIAMS
  COUNTIES
  NORTH BRANCH ELKHART RIVER AT COSPERVILLE AFFECTING ELKHART AND
  NOBLE COUNTIES


.RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO CAUSE MINOR FLOODING
ON SOME RIVERS IN THE AREA.

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. RIVER INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND UNDER
THE LEFT MENU BAR UNDER CURRENT CONDITIONS RIVERS AND LAKES AHPS.

ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN TIME. THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED IN
ABOUT 24 HOURS OR SOONER IF NECESSARY.

&&

OHC039-051-171-111409-
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/STRO1.1.ER.140403T2304Z.140406T0700Z.140412T0200Z.NO/
1009 AM EDT THU APR 10 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE TIFFIN RIVER NEAR STRYKER
* UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING.
* AT 9 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.6 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 10 PM FRIDAY APRIL 11.
* AT 12.0 FEET...PORTIONS OF STATE ROUTE 66 FLOOD NORTH OF ARCHBOLD.

&&

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

$$

INC039-113-111409-
/O.CON.KIWX.FL.W.0058.000000T0000Z-140416T0000Z/
/CPEI3.1.ER.140403T2115Z.140408T2130Z.140415T1800Z.UU/
1009 AM EDT THU APR 10 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE NORTH BRANCH ELKHART RIVER AT COSPERVILLE
* UNTIL TUESDAY EVENING.
* AT 9 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.4 FEET AND STEADY.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW THE 6.0 FOOT FLOOD STAGE
  AROUND 2 PM TUESDAY APRIL 15.
* AT 6.5 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO FLOOD HOUSES ON WALDRON LAKE DRIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 4150 8570 4152 8568 4149 8559 4150 8544
      4149 8543 4144 8555

$$




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