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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
955 PM EDT Wed May 23 2018

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

  Saint Joseph River Michigan at Three Rivers affecting Elkhart...
  Branch and St. Joseph Counties

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

  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams

.Recent rainfall has led to rises on area rivers.


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 Rivers and Lakes.

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


955 PM EDT Wed May 23 2018

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Saint Joseph River Michigan at Three Rivers
* until Sunday evening.
* At 9 PM Wednesday the stage was 7.6 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 7.0 foot flood stage
  around  8 PM Saturday May 26.
* At 8.0 feet...Minor flooding of apartments near the river along
  Mechanic Street, the River Glen Condos on east Michigan Ave, and
  basements of several homes along River Drive can be expected.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 7.6 feet which occurred
  on May 20 2009.


LAT...LON 4186 8568 4197 8564 4197 8554 4196 8554
      4193 8561 4184 8566


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