Flood Statement
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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
921 PM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...

  Auglaize River near Fort Jennings affecting Allen...Paulding and
  Putnam Counties
  Blanchard River at Ottawa affecting Putnam County
  Maumee River near Defiance affecting Defiance and Henry Counties
  Maumee River at Napoleon affecting Henry County
  Saint Marys River near Decatur affecting Adams...Allen and Van Wert
  Counties
  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties

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

  Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County

  Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb
  and Defiance Counties

.Rises on area rivers occurred as a result of recent rainfall. A majority of the rivers rose into or are forecast to rise into minor flood stage.

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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921 PM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Auglaize River near Fort Jennings
* until late Tuesday night.
* At 8 PM Monday the stage was 14.5 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 13.0 foot flood stage
  around  4 AM Tuesday November 21.

&&

LAT...LON 4081 8440 4101 8426 4100 8422 4092 8423
      4081 8433

$$

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/OTTO1.1.ER.171119T1743Z.171120T1830Z.171121T1930Z.NO/
921 PM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Blanchard River at Ottawa
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* At 8 PM Monday the stage was 23.5 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 23.0 foot flood stage
  around  2 PM Tuesday November 21.
* At 23.0 feet...Lowland flooding occurs mainly in south Ottawa.
  Flood water also gets into low farmlands.

&&

LAT...LON 4103 8429 4107 8429 4108 8404 4100 8401
      4104 8416

$$

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/DEFO1.1.ER.171119T1123Z.171121T0000Z.171122T0430Z.NO/
921 PM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Maumee River near Defiance
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 9 PM Monday the stage was 12.6 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 10.0 foot flood stage
  around 11 PM Tuesday November 21.
* At 12.3 feet...Flooding begins on Auglaize and East Front Streets
  and in the rear of the building at Leever Glass.

&&

LAT...LON 4121 8465 4127 8467 4131 8431 4128 8431


$$

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/CPBO1.1.ER.000000T0000Z.171121T0600Z.171121T1434Z.NO/
921 PM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Maumee River at Napoleon
* until Wednesday morning.
* At  the stage was M feet and unknown.
* The observed stage is unavailable.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* At 12.5 feet...Recreational campgrounds near Napoleon begin to
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4131 8431 4146 8407 4141 8401 4129 8415
      4128 8431

$$

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/MONO1.1.ER.171121T0600Z.171121T0600Z.171121T1200Z.NO/
921 PM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier
* from late tonight to Wednesday morning.
* At 8 AM Monday the stage was 11.7 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near flood stage around  1 AM
  Tuesday November 21.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage very early Tuesday
  morning  and crest near 12.0 feet around  1 AM Tuesday November 21
  and fall below flood stage around  7 AM Tuesday November 21.
* At 12.0 feet...Flooding of low land and agricultural land begins
  near the river.

&&

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


$$

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921 PM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville
* until Thursday afternoon.
* At 8 PM Monday the stage was 12.1 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 12.0 foot flood stage
  around  1 PM Wednesday November 22.
* 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.

&&

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


$$

INC001-003-OHC161-220220-
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/DCRI3.1.ER.171118T2340Z.171119T2315Z.171123T0730Z.NO/
921 PM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Saint Marys River near Decatur
* until late Thursday night.
* At 9 PM Monday the stage was 18.5 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 17.0 foot flood stage
  around  2 AM Thursday November 23.
* At 18.5 feet...County Road 225 North...just north of Pleasant Mills
  Indiana is closed by flood water. Low land areas of Kekionga Park
  on the southeast side of Decatur begin flooding. Flooding is
  limited to farm land in Pleasant Mills Indiana and Wilshire Ohio.

&&

LAT...LON 4093 8506 4094 8504 4084 8491 4082 8494


$$

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921 PM EST Mon Nov 20 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Tiffin River near Stryker
* until late Friday night.
* At 8 PM Monday the stage was 12.3 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 13.7 feet around  7
  PM Tuesday November 21 and fall below flood stage around  2 AM
  Friday November 24.
* At 13.0 feet...Flood waters begin to affect some farm buildings
  near Stryker and flood some secondary roads.

&&

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

$$




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