Flood Statement
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WGUS83 KIWX 291333

933 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

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

  North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville affecting Elkhart and
  Noble Counties

.The North Branch of the Elkhart River will continue its slow
fall for the next few days.


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.


933 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville
* until further notice.
* At 9 AM Wednesday the stage was 7.0 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 6.9 feet for the next 12
* At 7.0 feet...The north end of Lakeview Drive is covered by water.
  Several houses have water to their foundations on Steinberger Lake
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.1 feet which occurred
  on Apr 25 2013.


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


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