Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, OH

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WGUS81 KILN 241235
FLSILN

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Wilmington OH
735 AM EST SAT FEB 24 2018

OHC011-037-107-149-241630-
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Shelby OH-Darke OH-Auglaize OH-Mercer OH-
735 AM EST SAT FEB 24 2018

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Shelby County in west central Ohio...
  Darke County in west central Ohio...
  Central Auglaize County in west central Ohio...
  Southern Mercer County in west central Ohio...

* Until 1130 AM EST.

* At 734 AM EST, radar indicated an area of heavy rain over the
  advisory area. Gauges in the area have indicated that up to three
  quarters of an inch of rain has fallen in the past hour, with
  another half to one inch possible in the next several hours.

* Minor flooding of low-lying and poorly drained streets, highways
  and underpasses will occur. In addition, farmland near creeks,
  streams and drainage ditches will experience minor flooding.

Some locations that will experience minor flooding include...
Sidney, Greenville, Wapakoneta, New Bremen, Minster, Versailles, St.
Henry, Newport, Union City, Anna, Fort Loramie, Jackson Center,
Ansonia, Botkins, New Knoxville, Waynesfield, Hardin, Webster, Russia
and Gettysburg.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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

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LAT...LON 4064 8388 4054 8388 4053 8399 4048 8400
      4036 8400 4020 8444 4013 8444 4001 8481
      4037 8480 4064 8402

$$

KC


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