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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
958 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

  Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and
  Defiance Counties
  Saint Marys River near Decatur affecting Adams...Allen and Van Wert
  Counties
  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties


.Minor flooding will continue, but water levels will slowly fall over the
next few days.

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.

&&

OHC039-051-171-240257-
/O.EXT.KIWX.FL.W.0117.000000T0000Z-171124T2230Z/
/STRO1.1.ER.171119T1530Z.171121T2200Z.171123T2230Z.NO/
958 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Tiffin River near Stryker
* until Friday afternoon.
* At 9 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.4 feet and falling.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 11.0 foot flood stage
  around 5 PM Thursday November 23.
* At 12.0 feet...Portions of State Route 66 flood north of Archbold.

&&

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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
958 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

  Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and
  Defiance Counties
  Saint Marys River near Decatur affecting Adams...Allen and Van Wert
  Counties
  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties


.Minor flooding will continue, but water levels will slowly fall over the
next few days.

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.

&&

INC001-003-OHC161-240258-
/O.EXT.KIWX.FL.W.0116.000000T0000Z-171124T0600Z/
/DCRI3.1.ER.171118T2340Z.171119T2315Z.171123T0600Z.NO/
958 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Saint Marys River near Decatur
* until late Thursday night.
* At 9 PM Wednesday the stage was 17.4 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 1 AM Thursday November 23.
* At 17.5 feet...County road 225 north of Pleasant Mills is flooded.
  Agricultural land flooding increases in northern...central and
  eastern Adams County.

&&

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


$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
958 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

  Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and
  Defiance Counties
  Saint Marys River near Decatur affecting Adams...Allen and Van Wert
  Counties
  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties


.Minor flooding will continue, but water levels will slowly fall over the
next few days.

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.

&&

INC003-033-OHC039-240258-
/O.EXT.KIWX.FL.W.0127.000000T0000Z-171124T2000Z/
/NVLI3.1.ER.171120T2115Z.171122T1615Z.171123T2000Z.NO/
958 PM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville
* until Friday afternoon.
* At 9 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.3 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 3 PM Thursday November 23.
* 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


$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
748 PM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

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

  Kankakee River at Shelby affecting Lake and Newton Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...If you encounter a flooded roadway...turn around and
find an alternate route.

&&

INC089-111-231548-
/O.EXT.KLOT.FL.W.0129.000000T0000Z-171126T0600Z/
/SLBI3.1.ER.171120T0945Z.171123T0600Z.171126T0000Z.NO/
748 PM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kankakee River at Shelby.
* until late Saturday night.
* At  645 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to rise near 9.5 feet by early
  Thursday. The river will fall below flood stage by Saturday
  evening.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Flooding affects county and local roads.
  Wildwood Estates and Sumava Resorts begin to experience some
  flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 4118 8722 4111 8753 4121 8756 4127 8727


$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1021 AM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following river in
Indiana...

  Wabash River...

.Flood warnings continue for the Wabash River in central Indiana.
Flooding is a result of 2 to nearly 4 inches of rain dumped by
thunderstorms on Saturday in central and northern Indiana along and
north of Interstate 70.

As of late Wednesday morning, the crest on the Wabash River was
approaching Montezuma and is forecast to arrive in the Terre Haute
area by Friday the 24th.

Little or no rain is expected this week.  Dry weather will allow
area creeks and rivers to recede rather quickly.


Precautionary/Preparedness Actions...

Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go
another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and
agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river
conditions.

For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.



INC045-121-165-171-231520-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0337.000000T0000Z-171126T1200Z/
/CVGI3.1.ER.171119T0955Z.171120T2230Z.171126T0000Z.NO/
1021 AM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Covington.
* until Sunday morning.
* At  9:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 21.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday evening.
* At 21.0 feet...Lanes to river residences west of South River Road
  south of Covington flooded.  Sandhill Road at Mud Run just
  northeast of Covington begins to flood.  Extensive lowland flooding
  in progress.  Higher bottomlands flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4033 8709 4017 8737 3997 8739 3997 8745
      4020 8747 4040 8709

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Indianapolis IN
1021 AM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

...A Flood Warning continues for portions of the following river in
Indiana...

  Wabash River...

.Flood warnings continue for the Wabash River in central Indiana.
Flooding is a result of 2 to nearly 4 inches of rain dumped by
thunderstorms on Saturday in central and northern Indiana along and
north of Interstate 70.

As of late Wednesday morning, the crest on the Wabash River was
approaching Montezuma and is forecast to arrive in the Terre Haute
area by Friday the 24th.

Little or no rain is expected this week.  Dry weather will allow
area creeks and rivers to recede rather quickly.


Precautionary/Preparedness Actions...

Motorists should never drive into flood water. Turn around and go
another way. Keep children away from flooded areas. Recreational and
agricultural interests should remain alert to changing river
conditions.

For detailed flood information go to weather.gov/ind on the web and
click on rivers and lakes.



INC045-121-157-165-171-231521-
/O.EXT.KIND.FL.W.0336.000000T0000Z-171126T0000Z/
/LAFI3.2.ER.171119T0033Z.171120T0816Z.171125T1200Z.NO/
1021 AM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wabash River at Lafayette.
* until Saturday evening.
* At  9:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Saturday morning.
* At 14.0 feet...Lowland flooding is in progress.  High water affects
  river cabins near North 9th Street.  Low county roads are nearly
  impassable.  Tapawingo Park in West Lafayette begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4054 8670 4040 8688 4033 8709 4040 8709
      4048 8688 4056 8673

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
856 PM EST WED NOV 22 2017

LMZ844>849-231000-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0091.171123T0500Z-171123T2200Z/
/O.CON.KGRR.GL.A.0012.171124T1000Z-171125T0300Z/
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
856 PM EST WED NOV 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 5 PM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY.
  GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRIDAY.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH
  THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OR WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


WDM


Gale Watch


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
317 AM EST THU NOV 23 2017

LMZ043-046-231630-
/O.CON.KIWX.GL.A.0011.171124T1500Z-171125T0000Z/
NEW BUFFALO MI TO ST JOSEPH MI-MICHIGAN CITY IN TO NEW BUFFALO MI-
317 AM EST THU NOV 23 2017

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 25 KNOTS. GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS
  INCREASING TO 35 KNOT GALES BY MIDDAY FRIDAY.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 3 TO 6 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
837 PM CST WED NOV 22 2017

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-231045-
/O.CON.KLOT.GL.A.0032.171124T1200Z-171125T0300Z/
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM MICHIGAN CITY IN TO ST. JOSEPH MI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SHEBOYGAN TO PORT WASHINGTON WI 5 NM OFFSHORE
TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM PORT WASHINGTON TO NORTH POINT LIGHT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM NORTH POINT LIGHT TO WIND POINT WI 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WIND POINT WI TO WINTHROP HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR IL 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WILMETTE HARBOR IL TO MICHIGAN CITY IN 5 NM
OFFSHORE TO MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO MID
LAKE-
LAKE MICHIGAN FROM ST. JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI 5 NM OFFSHORE TO
MID LAKE-
837 PM CST WED NOV 22 2017

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

* WINDS...UP TO 35 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...UP TO 11 FT.

* OCCASIONAL WAVES...UP TO 14 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
837 PM CST WED NOV 22 2017

LMZ740>745-231045-
/O.CON.KLOT.GL.A.0032.171124T1500Z-171125T0000Z/
WINTHROP HARBOR TO WILMETTE HARBOR-
WILMETTE HARBOR TO NORTHERLY ISLAND-
NORTHERLY ISLAND TO CALUMET HARBOR-CALUMET HARBOR TO GARY-
GARY TO BURNS HARBOR-BURNS HARBOR TO MICHIGAN CITY-
837 PM CST WED NOV 22 2017

...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...UP TO 35 KT.

* SIGNIFICANT WAVES...UP TO 4 FT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
856 PM EST WED NOV 22 2017

LMZ844>849-231000-
/O.CON.KGRR.SC.Y.0091.171123T0500Z-171123T2200Z/
/O.CON.KGRR.GL.A.0012.171124T1000Z-171125T0300Z/
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
856 PM EST WED NOV 22 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT
TO 5 PM EST THURSDAY...
...GALE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY.
  GALE FORCE WINDS POSSIBLE FRIDAY.

* WAVES...BUILDING TO 3 TO 5 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT THROUGH
  THURSDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WINDS OR WAVES ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

A GALE WATCH IS ISSUED WHEN THE RISK OF GALE FORCE WINDS OF 34 TO
47 KNOTS HAS SIGNIFICANTLY INCREASED...BUT THE SPECIFIC TIMING
AND/OR LOCATION IS STILL UNCERTAIN. IT IS INTENDED TO PROVIDE
ADDITIONAL LEAD TIME FOR MARINERS WHO MAY WISH TO CONSIDER
ALTERING THEIR PLANS.

&&

$$


WDM


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
416 AM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

LMZ844>849-230930-
St Joseph to South Haven MI-South Haven to Holland MI-
Holland to Grand Haven MI-Grand Haven to Whitehall MI-
Whitehall to Pentwater MI-Pentwater to Manistee MI-
416 AM EST Wed Nov 22 2017

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest Lower
Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Conditions will be hazardous to smaller craft on Lake Michigan
through late morning today. Winds and waves will ramp up again
overnight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday

Hazardous conditions to smaller craft will continue on
Thanksgiving.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

DUKE

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