Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
810 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

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PUTNAM OH-
810 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA  HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  SOUTHWESTERN PUTNAM COUNTY IN OHIO...

* UNTIL 1115 PM EDT

* AT 807 PM EDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED HEAVY RAIN
  OCCURRING OVER THE OTTOVILLE AND FORT JENNINGS AREA DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS THAT WERE SHOWING LITTLE OVERALL MOVEMENT. RADAR
  ESTIMATES LOCALLY UP TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER THE PAST
  90 MINUTES. A SPOTTER REPORTED 1.41 INCHES OF RAIN FELL IN 15
  MINUTES NEAR OTTOVILLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  OTTOVILLE...FORT JENNINGS AND RUSHMORE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AN INCH OR MORE IS POSSIBLE IN THE
WARNED AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN
URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER
POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL
ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 4086 8426 4086 8433 4087 8434 4090 8434
      4090 8438 4099 8435 4091 8418

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FISHER


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