Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
923 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...

  SAINT JOSEPH RIVER OHIO ABOVE NEWVILLE AFFECTING ALLEN...DE KALB AND
  DEFIANCE COUNTIES

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...

  WABASH RIVER AT WABASH AFFECTING CASS...MIAMI AND WABASH COUNTIES
  TIFFIN RIVER NEAR STRYKER AFFECTING DEFIANCE...FULTON AND WILLIAMS
  COUNTIES

.Heavy rainfall in June led to rises on area rivers.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...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 HYDROLOGY...  RIVERS AND LAKES.


ALL TIMES ARE IN EASTERN TIME. THIS STATEMENT WILL BE UPDATED IN
ABOUT 24 HOURS OR SOONER IF NECESSARY.

&&

INC017-103-169-061323-
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/WABI3.1.ER.150627T0755Z.150701T1330Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
123 PM GMT SUN JUL 5 2015

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE WABASH RIVER AT WABASH
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 8 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.9 FEET AND STEADY.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 16.1 FEET AROUND  2
  AM TUESDAY JULY  7 AND BEGIN FALLING.
* AT 17.0 FEET...SOME LOW LYING AREAS AND LOWEST SECTIONS OF WABASH
  AND LAGRO BEGIN TO FLOOD.


&&

LAT...LON 4070 8618 4078 8619 4086 8570 4081 8568
      4078 8582

$$

OHC039-051-171-061323-
/O.CON.KIWX.FL.W.0058.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/STRO1.3.ER.150627T1707Z.150630T0330Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
123 PM GMT SUN JUL 5 2015

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE TIFFIN RIVER NEAR STRYKER
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 9 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.2 FEET AND FALLING.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL TO NEAR 12.1 FEET AROUND  2 PM
  SUNDAY JULY  5...THEN FALL TO 11.7 FT BY 8 AM JULY 8.
* AT 12.0 FEET...PORTIONS OF STATE ROUTE 66 FLOOD NORTH OF ARCHBOLD.
* THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 11.9 FEET WHICH OCCURRED
  ON JUN 1 2015.

&&

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

$$

INC003-033-OHC039-051353-
/O.CAN.KIWX.FL.W.0060.000000T0000Z-150706T0900Z/
/NVLI3.2.ER.150627T2040Z.150701T1515Z.150705T0422Z.NO/
123 PM GMT SUN JUL 5 2015

THE FLOOD WARNING IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE SAINT JOSEPH RIVER OHIO ABOVE NEWVILLE
* AT 8 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.5 FEET
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* THE RIVER FELL BELOW FLOOD STAGE VERY EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL TO NEAR 11.4 FEET AROUND  2 PM
  SUNDAY JULY  5.
* AT 12.0 FEET...DEKALB COUNTY ROAD 42 ABOUT 3 MILES NORTHEAST OF
  NEWVILLE FLOODS. AGRICULTURAL AND LOW LANDS FLOOD ALONG THE ST.
  JOSEPH RIVER TO THE CEDARVILLE RESERVOIR.


&&

LAT...LON 4126 8498 4140 8481 4139 8478 4123 8493


$$




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