Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1006 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

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

  Eel River at North Manchester affecting Cass...Kosciusko...Miami...
  Wabash and Whitley Counties
  Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County
  Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and
  Defiance Counties
  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties

.Runoff from expected rainfall this week will cause rivers to rise above floodstage.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

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1006 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Eel River at North Manchester
* from Wednesday morning to Friday afternoon.
* At 9 AM Monday the stage was 3.5 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Wednesday morning
  and crest near 10.9 feet around  1 AM Thursday March  2 and fall
  below flood stage around  3 PM Thursday March  2.
* 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 10.9 feet which occurred
  on May 11 2016.

&&

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

$$

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1006 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier
* from Thursday morning to Saturday evening.
* At 9 AM Monday the stage was 6.7 feet and unknown.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Thursday morning
  and crest near 12.4 feet around  7 AM Friday March  3 and fall
  below flood stage around  9 PM Friday March  3.
* At 12.0 feet...Flooding of low land and agricultural land begins
  near the river.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.7 feet which occurred
  on Dec 17 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4158 8464 4169 8455 4167 8453 4156 8461


$$

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1006 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville
* from late Friday night until further notice.
* At 9 AM Monday the stage was 7.3 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage very early
  Saturday morning and crest near 12.1 feet around  7 AM Saturday
  March  4. Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* At 12.0 feet...DeKalb County Road 42 about 3 miles northeast of
  Newville floods. Agricultural and low lands flood along the St.
  Joseph River to the Cedarville Reservoir.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.0 feet which occurred
  on Dec 30 2015.

&&

LAT...LON 4126 8498 4140 8481 4139 8478 4123 8493


$$

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1006 AM EST MON FEB 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Tiffin River near Stryker
* from Friday morning until further notice.
* At 9 AM Monday the stage was 6.4 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Friday morning and
  crest near 12.0 feet around  7 AM Saturday March  4. Additional
  rises are possible thereafter.
* At 12.0 feet...Portions of State Route 66 flood north of Archbold.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 11.9 feet which occurred
  on Jun 1 2015.

&&

LAT...LON 4130 8444 4149 8446 4159 8439 4159 8429
      4130 8438

$$




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