Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, OH

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WGUS51 KILN 221316

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Wilmington OH
916 AM EDT SAT JUL 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Northern Auglaize County in west central Ohio...
  Northeastern Mercer County in west central Ohio...

* Until 1130 AM EDT.

* At 913 AM EDT, radar and automated gauges had estimated that
  between 2 and 4 inches of rain fell earlier this morning with
  heavy thunderstorms. Law enforcement has reported that several
  roads are closed due to high water. More thunderstorms will move
  through the area within the next couple of hours and although the
  additional rainfall is not expected to cause flash flooding to
  occur, any additional rain may exacerbate ongoing flooding and
  high water in the area. Proper drainage may be impeded by
  additional rainfall this morning.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Celina, Wapakoneta, St. Marys, Fort Shawnee, Cridersville,
  Rockford, Waynesfield, Moulton, Mendon, Buckland, Uniopolis,
  Kossuth, Tama, St. Johns, Neptune, State Route 116 at State Route
  197 and New Hampshire.


Keep children away from storm drains, culverts, creeks and streams.
Water levels can rise rapidly and sweep children away.

To report flash flooding, go to our website at weather.gov/iln and
submit your report via social media, when you can do so safely.


LAT...LON 4068 8445 4069 8422 4066 8422 4066 8411
      4064 8411 4065 8388 4054 8388 4057 8465
      4073 8469 4073 8446



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