Flood Warning Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)
Indiana Target Area: Fulton, Kosciusko, Marshall, Pulaski and Starke Counties.
The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Flood Warning for the Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Fulton, Kosciusko, Marshall, Pulaski and Starke Counties. This is in effect until Tuesday Morning.
*Recent rainfall has led to rises on area rivers.
*At 5 PM Sunday the stage was 12.0 feet and steady. Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
*Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
*Forecast: The river will fall below flood stage around 7 AM Monday January 23.
*At 12.0 feet...The river is at flood stage...significant lowland and rural flooding begins.
Instructions: 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.