Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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WGUS83 KIWX 181459
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1059 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

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

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


.Heavy rainfall had caused the Kankakee River at Davis to rise into
flood stage but the river has crested and will slowly fall through this week.

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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INC091-141-149-191459-
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/DAVI3.2.ER.160816T1051Z.160817T2115Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
959 AM CDT THU AUG 18 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kankakee River at Davis
* until further notice.
* At 9 AM Thursday the stage was 12.6 feet and falling.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will slowly fall over the next 12
  hours.
* At 13.0 feet...Extensive agricultural flooding is in progress.

&&

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

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