Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1128 PM EDT MON JUL 7 2014

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1128 PM EDT MON JUL 7 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  SOUTHWESTERN PAULDING COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL OHIO

* UNTIL 515 AM EDT

* AT 1121 PM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR AND
  SPOTTER REPORTS INDICATED THAT BETWEEN 3 AND 5 INCHES OF RAIN HAD
  FALLEN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA SINCE AROUND 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING.
  EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTS EXTENSIVE FLOODING OF ROADS ACROSS
  SOUTHWEST PAULDING COUNTY...ESPECIALLY WEST OF ROUTE 127 AND SOUTH
  OF ROUTE 114 WHERE MANY COUNTY ROADS ARE CLOSED.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO AFFECT THE FLOOD
WARNING AREA THROUGH AROUND MIDNIGHT EDT BEFORE DIMINISHING.
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE GENERALLY ONE QUARTER
OF AN INCH OR LESS. RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY RAINFALL EARLIER THIS
EVENING WILL LEAD TO CONTINUED FLOODING OVERNIGHT. ADDITIONAL
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE AREA AFTER
DAYBREAK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. MOST FLOODING DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. TURN AROUND DON`T
DROWN!

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODS AND FLASH FLOODS.

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 4099 8453 4099 8480 4110 8480 4110 8452

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