Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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WGUS83 KIWX 261732
FLSIWX

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
132 PM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

INC091-149-262030-
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STARKE IN-LA PORTE IN-
1232 PM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN LA PORTE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA
  NORTHERN STARKE COUNTY IN NORTHWEST INDIANA

* UNTIL 330 PM CDT/430 PM EDT/

* AT 1231 PM CDT/131 PM EDT/ WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED THUNDERSTORMS
WITH VERY HEAVY RAIN OVER HANNA...OR ABOUT 10 MILES SOUTHEAST OF
WESTVILLE...MOVING EAST AT 25 MPH. SPOTTERS IN VALPARAISO REPORTED
ONE INCH OF RAINFALL IN 15 MINUTES. NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER
RADAR INDICATES ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAD ALREADY FALLEN EARLIER
THIS MORNING WITH AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO INCHES LIKELY THROUGH 130
PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THESE STORMS WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...
COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS AND
OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

TO REPORT FLOODING...POST YOUR INFORMATION ON THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA FACEBOOK PAGE...OR YOU CAN POST ON TWITTER
WITH THE HASHTAG... #NWSIWX.

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LAT...LON 4148 8653 4144 8653 4144 8652 4122 8654
      4131 8694 4155 8694

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