Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
1042 PM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers...

  Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County

  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties

.Expected rainfall this week, combined with the recent snowmelt will allow
flooding to continue on area rivers.

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.

&&

OHC171-200342-
/O.CON.KIWX.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MONO1.2.ER.000000T0000Z.180223T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1042 PM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier
* until further notice.
* The observed stage is unavailable.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage  and crest near
  15.1 feet around  1 AM Friday February 23. Additional rises are
  possible thereafter.
* At 15.0 feet...Several roadways are closed including County Road 10
  at County Road K.

&&

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


$$

OHC039-051-171-200341-
/O.CON.KIWX.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/STRO1.1.ER.180218T1440Z.180223T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1042 PM EST Sun Feb 18 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Tiffin River near Stryker
* until further notice.
* At 10 PM Sunday the stage was 11.4 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to 14.9 feet around  7 AM
  Friday February 23 with additional rises possible thereafter.
* At 15.0 feet...Several rural buildings flood and flooding begins to
  affect residents in the village of Stryker. Many roads become
  impassible.

&&

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

$$




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