Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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WGUS83 KIWX 292009
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
309 PM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

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LA PORTE IN-
309 PM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

...A FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 500 PM CDT FOR NORTHWESTERN LA PORTE COUNTY...

AT 306 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUE
TO DEVELOP ACROSS PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN LA PORTE COUNTY. THE
HEAVIEST RAINFALL HAS SHIFTED TO ALONG A LINE FROM WESTVILLE TO LA
PORTE WHERE A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM CDT.
LOCATIONS TO THE NORTH OF THIS LINE MAY STILL SEE WATER ON ROADS AND
IN LOW AREAS THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON.

ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE INTO THIS EVENING
AND COULD ADD TO FLOODING CONCERNS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4176 8675 4170 8658 4155 8693 4169 8693

$$

FISHER



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