Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
953 AM EDT Sat Mar 17 2018

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

  Kankakee River at Davis affecting La Porte...Starke and St. Joseph

.River levels continue to slowly recede with recent dry weather and
will continue through early next week.


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.


853 AM CDT Sat Mar 17 2018

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Kankakee River at Davis
* until Friday evening.
* At 8 AM Saturday the stage was 10.8 feet and steady.
* 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  7 PM Thursday March 22.
* At 11.0 feet...Flooding of secondary roads near the river occurs.


LAT...LON 4145 8667 4144 8661 4130 8673 4131 8679
      4143 8670


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