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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

...The flood warning has been extended for the following rivers...

  Salamonie River below Warren affecting Blackford...Huntington...
  Jay...Wabash and Wells Counties
  Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Fulton...Kosciusko...Marshall...
  Pulaski and Starke Counties
  Wabash River near Linn Grove affecting Adams and Wells Counties
  Wabash River near Bluffton affecting Huntington and Wells Counties
  Auglaize River near Ft. Jennings affecting Allen...Paulding and
  Putnam Counties
  Auglaize River near Defiance Power Plant affecting Defiance County
  Blanchard River at Ottawa affecting Putnam County
  Maumee River AT Ft. Wayne affecting Allen and Paulding Counties
  Maumee River near Defiance affecting Defiance and Henry Counties
  Maumee River at Napoleon affecting Henry County
  Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County
  Saint Joseph River Ohio near St. Joe River Ft. Wayne affecting Allen
  County
  Saint Marys River near Decatur affecting Adams...Allen and Van Wert
  Counties
  Saint Marys River at Muldoon Bridge affecting Allen County
  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers...

  Wabash River at Wabash affecting Cass...Miami and Wabash Counties
  Eel River at North Manchester affecting Cass...Kosciusko...
  Miami...Wabash and Whitley Counties
  Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb
  and Defiance Counties

.Heavy rainfall has caused minor to major flooding along area rivers.

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 under Hydrology...  Rivers and Lakes.


All times are in Eastern Time. This statement will be updated in
about 24 hours or sooner if necessary.

&&

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Tiffin River near Stryker
* until late Saturday night.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 16.7 feet and rising.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 17.8 feet around  8
  AM Tuesday June 30 and fall below flood stage around  3 AM Saturday
  July  4.
* At 18.7 feet...The river reaches the 100 year flood elevation.
  Severe flooding occurs in the village of Stryker and the
  surrounding areas.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 17.5 feet which occurred
  on Dec 1 2011.

&&

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

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Auglaize River near Ft. Jennings
* until Tuesday morning.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 13.0 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 13.0 foot flood stage
  around 11 AM Monday June 29.
* At 13.0 feet...Minor flooding begins in the northwest Ohio counties
  of northwest Allen, northeast Van Wert, and southwest Putnam. Farm
  land nearest the Auglaize river will be affected by flood water.

&&

LAT...LON 4081 8440 4101 8426 4100 8422 4092 8423
      4081 8433

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Auglaize River near Defiance Power Plant
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 23.5 feet and steady.
* Moderate flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 23.5 feet around  2
  PM Monday June 29 and fall below flood stage around 10 PM Tuesday
  June 30.
* At 23.0 feet...Homes on Riverside Avenue in Defiance begin to
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4125 8442 4129 8436 4128 8434 4126 8435
      4123 8439

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Maumee River at Ft. Wayne
* until Friday evening.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 21.1 feet and falling.
* Moderate flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 17.0 foot flood stage
  around 11 PM Thursday July  2.
* At 21.0 feet...An increasing number of city streets begin to flood.
  Evacuations are necessary in River Haven. Numerous Allen County
  roads are flooded at this level.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 20.6 feet which occurred
  on Apr 19 2013.

&&

LAT...LON 4107 8513 4110 8511 4110 8505 4113 8495
      4111 8492 4106 8503

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Maumee River near Defiance
* until Saturday morning.
* At 7 AM Monday the stage was 18.8 feet and steady.
* Moderate flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 10.0 foot flood stage
  around  6 AM Friday July  3.
* At 19.0 feet...East side station pumps are activated at this level.

&&

LAT...LON 4121 8465 4127 8467 4131 8431 4128 8431


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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Maumee River at Napoleon
* until late Thursday night.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 16.2 feet and rising.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 12.0 foot flood stage
  around 12 AM Thursday July  2.
* At 17.0 feet...Massive flooding will occur. Residents living along
  the Maumee and its tributaries should prepare for extensive flood
  losses.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 16.7 feet which occurred
  on Mar 11 2009.

&&

LAT...LON 4131 8431 4146 8407 4141 8401 4129 8415
      4128 8431

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier
* until Saturday afternoon.
* At 8 AM Monday the stage was 13.6 feet and rising.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 14.5 feet around  8
  AM Wednesday July  1 and fall below flood stage around  3 PM Friday
  July  3.
* At 15.0 feet...Several roadways are closed including County Road 10
  at County Road K.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.4 feet which occurred
  on Feb 7 2008.

&&

LAT...LON 4158 8464 4169 8455 4167 8453 4156 8461


$$

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville
* until further notice.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 14.2 feet and rising.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 14.5 feet around  8
  AM Tuesday June 30 and begin falling.
* At 14.0 feet...Significant flooding occurs on DeKalb County Road 42
  about 3 miles northeast of Newville. Considerable agricultural and
  low land flooding occurs along the St. Joseph River to the
  Cedarville Reservoir.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.6 feet which occurred
  on May 30 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4126 8498 4140 8481 4139 8478 4123 8493


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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio near St. Joe River Ft. Wayne
* until late Tuesday night.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 12.8 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 12.0 foot flood stage
  around  5 AM Tuesday June 30.
* At 12.0 feet...Lowland and farmland flooding near the river begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4118 8507 4118 8506 4118 8505 4117 8505
      4117 8506

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Saint Marys River near Decatur
* until Saturday morning.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 20.6 feet and rising.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 21.3 feet around  2
  PM Tuesday June 30 and fall below flood stage around  8 AM Friday
  July  3.
* At 21.5 feet...High water affects US 224...Piqua Rd...Ohio State
  Route 49 near the state line along with east side Decatur streets.
  Residential flooding begins on East Jackson and Ogg Streets.
  Bellmont High School grounds begin flooding.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 21.0 feet which occurred
  on Apr 29 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4093 8506 4094 8504 4084 8491 4082 8494


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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Saint Marys River at Muldoon Bridge
* until late Thursday night.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 15.6 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 15.8 feet around  2
  PM Tuesday June 30 and fall below flood stage around  1 AM Thursday
  July  2.
* At 15.0 feet...Flooding occurs on the lowest unprotected city
  streets, park drives and county roads.

&&

LAT...LON 4104 8518 4109 8516 4109 8512 4104 8514
      4094 8504 4093 8506

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Salamonie River below Warren
* until late Tuesday night.
* At 12 PM Monday the stage was 14.0 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 12.0 foot flood stage
  around  5 AM Tuesday June 30.

&&

LAT...LON 4080 8570 4082 8562 4069 8541 4067 8544
      4075 8565

$$

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Tippecanoe River near Ora
* until late Friday night.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 12.1 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 12.3 feet around  2
  PM Tuesday June 30 and fall below flood stage around  2 AM Friday
  July  3.
* At 12.5 feet...Flooding begins to affect residences near the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4109 8658 4116 8660 4117 8656 4117 8653
      4115 8657 4108 8655

$$

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Wabash River near Linn Grove
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 12 PM Monday the stage was 12.5 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 11.0 foot flood stage
  around  9 PM Tuesday June 30.
* At 12.0 feet...The flooding of county roads begin.

&&

LAT...LON 4069 8510 4072 8508 4064 8499 4061 8502


$$

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Wabash River near Bluffton
* until late Thursday night.
* At 12 PM Monday the stage was 13.4 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 10.0 foot flood stage
  around  2 AM Thursday July  2.
* At 13.3 feet...River Road in Bluffton is flooded and closed along
  the River Green Way.

&&

LAT...LON 4085 8552 4088 8541 4078 8512 4072 8508
      4069 8511

$$

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Wabash
* until further notice.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 14.9 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 18.5 feet around  8
  PM Monday June 29 and begin falling.
* At 19.0 feet...Residential and some commercial flooding begins on
  the right bank in southwest sections of Wabash. Extensive rural
  flooding south of Rich Valley begins in western Wabash County.

&&

LAT...LON 4070 8618 4078 8619 4086 8570 4081 8568
      4078 8582

$$

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Eel River at North Manchester
* until late Tuesday night.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 10.1 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 9.0 foot flood stage
  around  2 AM Tuesday June 30.
* At 10.0 feet...Flood waters near lumber company and trailer court
  on South Mill Street.

&&

LAT...LON 4076 8635 4097 8592 4102 8577 4099 8577
      4087 8599 4072 8631

$$

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1215 PM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Blanchard River at Ottawa
* until Thursday morning.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 25.6 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 23.0 foot flood stage
  around  8 AM Wednesday July  1.
* 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

$$




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