Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
419 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...Flooding severity forecast to increase from Minor to Moderate for
the following rivers in Indiana

  Eel River at North Manchester affecting Cass...Kosciusko...Miami...
  Wabash and Whitley Counties

.Heavy rainfall early today as caused a rapid rise on the Eel River.


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.


419 PM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

...Observed flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Moderate severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
 The Eel River at North Manchester
* until Sunday evening.
* At 3 PM Friday the stage was 11.1 feet and rising.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to crest near 11.6 feet around  8 PM
  Friday June 23 and fall below flood stage around  9 PM Saturday
  June 24.
* At 11.0 feet...Flood water nears the lumber company and trailer
  court on south Mill Street.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 11.4 feet which occurred
  on Nov 30 2011.


LAT...LON 4076 8635 4097 8592 4102 8577 4099 8577
      4087 8599 4072 8631


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