Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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WGUS43 KIWX 211746

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
1246 PM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

...The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a
Flood Warning for the following rivers...

  Blanchard River at Ottawa affecting Putnam County

.Rises on area rivers occurred as a reult of recent rainfall.


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.


1246 PM EST Tue Nov 21 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Blanchard River at Ottawa
* until late Wednesday night.
* At 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 23.6 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to crest near 24.0 feet around  1 PM
  Tuesday November 21 and fall below flood stage around 12 AM
  Wednesday November 22.
* 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 24.4 feet which occurred
  on Jan 14 2013.


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


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