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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
658 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Ohio..
  Muskingum River At Coshocton affecting Coshocton County.

.As a result of cutback on reservoir releases today, the Muskingum
River at Coshocton has fallen below flood stage. However; the
forecast reservoir releases are expected to increase over the next
24 hours. This increase in flow will push the river back above level.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE: Do not drive through flooded areas. The water may be
deeper than it appears. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather radio for later
developments.

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OHC031-190657-
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/CSHO1.1.ER.180416T0218Z.180420T0000Z.180421T1800Z.NO/
658 PM EDT Wed Apr 18 2018

The River Flood Warning continues for,
  The Muskingum River At Coshocton.
* Until Saturday evening, or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early tomorrow and continue to
  rise to near 15.5 feet by tomorrow evening. The river will fall
  below flood stage by Saturday early afternoon.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet, Flood waters begin to affect the Lake Park
  area along the Walhonding River and begins backwater flooding along
  Mill Creek north of Lake Park and along Route 83. Flood waters will
  begin to enter yards in low-lying areas along County Route 1A.

&&

LAT...LON 4024 8189 4030 8197 4029 8183 4023 8184


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