Published: 03/27/2020 @ 03:23 PM Updated: 03/27/2020 @ 03:23 PM
Flash Flood Watch Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, De Kalb, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, Starke, Wabash, Wells, White, and Whitley Counties.
FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT EDT /11 PM CDT/ TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.
The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Flash Flood Watch for portions of northern Indiana and northwest Ohio, including the following areas, in northern Indiana, Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, De Kalb, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, Starke, Wabash, Wells, White, and Whitley. In northwest Ohio, Allen, Defiance, Henry, Paulding, Putnam, and Van Wert.
*From midnight EDT /11 PM CDT/ tonight through Saturday morning
*Showers and thunderstorms capable of producing heavy rain are expected to develop along a stalled frontal boundary tonight into Saturday morning. These storms may be capable of producing one to one and three-quarters inches of rainfall with localized higher amounts. This rainfall, occurring over moist soils may result in flooding of poor drainage areas, and rapid runoff may cause rapid rises on area streams, creeks, and rivers.
Instructions: A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.