Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
1118 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers...

  Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and
  Defiance Counties
  Saint Joseph River Michigan at South Bend affecting Elkhart...St.
  Joseph and Berrien Counties

.The Saint Joseph River Ohio and the Saint Joseph River Michigan have
fallen below flood stage and therefore the warnings have been cancelled.

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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INC039-141-MIC021-211548-
/O.CAN.KIWX.FL.W.0051.000000T0000Z-180522T1800Z/
/SBNI3.1.ER.180515T0800Z.180517T0400Z.180521T0600Z.NO/
1118 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Saint Joseph River Michigan at South Bend
* At 6 AM Monday the stage was 5.2 feet
* Flood stage is 5.5 feet.
* The river fell below flood stage very early Monday morning.
* Forecast...The river will fall to near 5.2 feet around 2 PM Monday
  May 21.
* At 5.5 feet...The river reaches flood stage with the lowest
  residential areas beginning to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4172 8629 4178 8628 4178 8626 4166 8621
      4166 8624

$$

INC003-033-OHC039-211548-
/O.CAN.KIWX.FL.W.0053.000000T0000Z-180522T1200Z/
/NVLI3.1.ER.180515T1530Z.180518T0130Z.180521T1100Z.NO/
1118 AM EDT Mon May 21 2018

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville
* At 10 AM Monday the stage was 11.9 feet
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* The river fell below flood stage Monday morning.
* Forecast...The river will fall to near 11.7 feet around 2 PM
  Monday May 21.
* 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


$$




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