Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
924 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...

  MISSISSINEWA RIVER NEAR MARION AFFECTING GRANT...MIAMI AND WABASH
  COUNTIES
  SALAMONIE RIVER BELOW WARREN AFFECTING BLACKFORD...HUNTINGTON...
  JAY...WABASH AND WELLS COUNTIES

.RECENT RECORD RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MODERATE FLOODING ALONG 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. RIVER INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND UNDER
THE LEFT MENU BAR UNDER CURRENT CONDITIONS RIVERS AND LAKES AHPS.

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

&&

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924 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE MISSISSINEWA RIVER NEAR MARION
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON TO SUNDAY EVENING.
* AT 9 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.5 FEET AND RISING.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY AFTERNOON
  AND CREST NEAR 15.9 FEET AROUND  8 AM SATURDAY AUGUST 23 AND FALL
  BELOW FLOOD STAGE AROUND  6 PM SATURDAY AUGUST 23.
* AT 16.0 FEET...EXTENSIVE FLOODING IN BACK CREEK IN JONESBORO. AREA
  NORTH OF SR 15 NEAR THE RIVER IS FLOODED. HIGH WATER COVERS MOST
  COUNTY ROADS IN THE FLOOD PLAIN. THE LEVEE ALONG THE WEST BANK OF
  RIVER FAILS...FLOODING HOMES ON 1ST, 2ND, AND 3RD STREETS AND
  BRINGS WATER NEAR BUSINESS AND INDUSTRIAL AREAS OF EASTERN MARION.
  EXTENSIVE FLOODING OCCURS ALONG BOOTS AND MASSEY CREEKS.
  EVACUATIONS ARE REQUIRED.

&&

LAT...LON 4074 8603 4076 8592 4058 8559 4053 8567


$$

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924 AM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE SALAMONIE RIVER BELOW WARREN
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.
* AT 9 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.9 FEET AND RISING.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY MORNING AND
  CREST NEAR 16.2 FEET AROUND  8 AM SATURDAY AUGUST 23 AND FALL BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE AROUND  4 AM SUNDAY AUGUST 24.
* AT 12.0 FEET...THE RIVER REACHES FLOOD STAGE WITH MINOR FLOODING OF
  LOW AGRICULTURAL LAND AND ROADS NEAREST THE RIVER.

&&

LAT...LON 4080 8570 4082 8562 4069 8541 4067 8544
      4075 8565

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