Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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WGUS83 KIWX 210147
FLSIWX

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
947 PM EDT SAT AUG 20 2016

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

  Kankakee River at Davis affecting La Porte...Starke and St. Joseph
  Counties

.Flooding continue along the Kankakee River at Davis due to recent
excessive rainfall.

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.

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INC091-141-149-220147-
/O.CON.KIWX.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/DAVI3.2.ER.160816T1051Z.160817T2115Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
847 PM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kankakee River at Davis
* until further notice.
* At 8 PM Saturday the stage was 12.8 feet and steady.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 12.8 feet for the next 12
  hours.
* At 13.0 feet...Extensive agricultural flooding is in progress.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.9 feet which occurred
  on Apr 29 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4145 8667 4144 8661 4130 8673 4131 8679
      4143 8670

$$



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