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Flood Warning

1232 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

...The flood warning has been extended for the following rivers...

  North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville affecting Elkhart and
  Noble Counties

.Flood waters continue to slowly fall on the North Branch of the
Elkhart River at Cosperville.


Safety message...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 under Hydrology...  Rivers and Lakes.

All times are in Eastern Time. This statement will be updated in
about 24 hours or sooner if necessary.


1232 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville
* until late Friday night.
* At 11 AM Monday the stage was 6.4 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 6.0 foot flood stage
  around  8 PM Friday August  7.
* At 6.5 feet...Water begins to flood houses on Waldron Lake Drive.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 6.6 feet which occurred
  on Dec 16 2011.


LAT...LON 4150 8570 4152 8568 4149 8559 4150 8544
      4149 8543 4144 8555


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