Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
647 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers...

  Ottawa River near Kalida affecting Putnam County

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...

  Eel River at North Manchester affecting Cass...Kosciusko...Miami...
  Wabash and Whitley Counties
  Auglaize River near Fort Jennings affecting Allen...Paulding and
  Putnam Counties
  Blanchard River at Ottawa affecting Putnam County
  Maumee River near Defiance affecting Defiance and Henry Counties
  Maumee River at Napoleon affecting Henry County
  Saint Marys River near Decatur affecting Adams...Allen and Van Wert
  Counties
  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties

.Rises are a result of heavy rain last weekend.

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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647 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Eel River at North Manchester
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 5 AM Monday the stage was 9.8 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 9.0 foot flood stage
  around  1 PM Monday November 20.
* At 10.0 feet...Flood waters near businesses and homes on South Mill
  Street.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 10.2 feet which occurred
  on Dec 15 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4076 8635 4097 8592 4102 8577 4099 8577
      4087 8599 4072 8631

$$

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/FTJO1.1.ER.171119T1726Z.171120T1200Z.171121T0448Z.NO/
647 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Auglaize River near Fort Jennings
* until Tuesday evening.
* At 6 AM Monday the stage was 14.9 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 13.0 foot flood stage
  around 11 PM Monday November 20.
* At 16.0 feet...Moderate flooding begins along the Auglaize River
  with secondary roads and agricultural lands as well as homes
  nearest the river being affected by flood waters. Some evacuations
  of people and property may be necessary.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 15.1 feet which occurred
  on Jun 28 2015.

&&

LAT...LON 4081 8440 4101 8426 4100 8422 4092 8423
      4081 8433

$$

OHC137-211146-
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/OTTO1.1.ER.171119T1743Z.171121T0000Z.171121T2116Z.NO/
647 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Blanchard River at Ottawa
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 5 AM Monday the stage was 24.7 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 23.0 foot flood stage
  around  4 PM Tuesday November 21.
* At 25.0 feet...Flooding begins along south Walnut and west Second
  Streets on the south side of Ottawa.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 25.8 feet which occurred
  on Jan 16 2007.

&&

LAT...LON 4103 8429 4107 8429 4108 8404 4100 8401
      4104 8416

$$

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647 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Maumee River near Defiance
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 6 AM Monday the stage was 12.3 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 10.0 foot flood stage
  around  8 PM Tuesday November 21.
* At 12.3 feet...Flooding begins on Auglaize and East Front Streets
  and in the rear of the building at Leever Glass.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.3 feet which occurred
  on Dec 30 2015.

&&

LAT...LON 4121 8465 4127 8467 4131 8431 4128 8431


$$

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647 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Maumee River at Napoleon
* until Wednesday morning.
* At 6 AM Monday the estimated stage was 12.2 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 12.0 foot flood stage
  around  8 AM Tuesday November 21.
* At 12.5 feet...Recreational campgrounds near Napoleon begin to
  flood.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.3 feet which occurred
  on Apr 28 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4131 8431 4146 8407 4141 8401 4129 8415
      4128 8431

$$

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647 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Saint Marys River near Decatur
* until late Thursday night.
* At 6 AM Monday the stage was 18.9 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 17.0 foot flood stage
  around  1 AM Thursday November 23.
* At 18.5 feet...County Road 225 North...just north of Pleasant Mills
  Indiana is closed by flood water. Low land areas of Kekionga Park
  on the southeast side of Decatur begin flooding. Flooding is
  limited to farm land in Pleasant Mills Indiana and Wilshire Ohio.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 18.8 feet which occurred
  on Apr 6 2009.

&&

LAT...LON 4093 8506 4094 8504 4084 8491 4082 8494


$$

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647 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Tiffin River near Stryker
* until late Friday night.
* At 6 AM Monday the stage was 11.6 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 11.0 foot flood stage
  around  4 AM Friday November 24.
* At 13.0 feet...Flood waters begin to affect some farm buildings
  near Stryker and flood some secondary roads.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 13.8 feet which occurred
  on Apr 21 2013.

&&

LAT...LON 4130 8444 4149 8446 4159 8439 4159 8429
      4130 8438

$$

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647 AM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Ottawa River near Kalida
* At 5 AM Monday the stage was 18.9 feet
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river crested below flood stage at 18.9 feet early
  Monday morning. The river will continue falling.
* At 19.0 feet...Properties along lowland portions of the Ottawa
  River near Kalida become impacted by flood waters. Water begins to
  approach State Route 115 near the southeast village limits of
  Kalida.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 18.7 feet which occurred
  on Jul 12 2017.

&&

LAT...LON 4101 8425 4099 8420 4096 8417 4095 8420
      4098 8421 4099 8429

$$




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