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Flood Warning Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)


Indiana Target Area: Cass, Kosciusko, Miami, Wabash and Whitley Counties.

 


The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers: Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Fulton...Kosciusko...Marshall...Pulaski and Starke Counties. Kankakee River at Davis affecting La Porte...Starke and St. Joseph Counties. Yellow River at Plymouth affecting Marshall, Starke and St. Joseph Counties. Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County. Saint Joseph River Ohio near St. Joe River Ft. Wayne affecting Allen County. Tiffin River(Ohio) near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams Counties. North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville affecting Noble County. Elkhart River at Goshen affecting Elkhart and Noble Counties. Spy Run Creek at Spy Run affecting Allen County.


Recent snowmelt in addition to ongoing and forecast rainfall will lead to continued rises on area rivers through the week. The Flood Warning has been extended for The Eel River at North Manchester.

*Until Saturday afternoon.

*At 5 PM Monday the stage was 10.3 feet and rising.

*Moderate flooding is forecast.

*Flood stage is 11.0 feet.

*Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Monday night and crest near 15.4 feet around 7 PM Wednesday February 21 and fall below flood stage around 2 PM Friday February 23.

*At 15.5 feet...Significant flood problems in southwest Whitley and northeast Wabash Counties along the Eel River. Mobile home park in North Manchester begins to flood.

 


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.

 

Flood Warning Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)


Indiana Target Area: Marshall, St. Joseph and Starke Counties.

 


The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers: Little River above Huntington affecting Allen...Huntington and Wabash Counties. Wabash River near Bluffton affecting Wells County. Eel River at North Manchester affecting Cass...Kosciusko...Miami...Wabash and Whitley Counties. Maumee River at Fort Wayne affecting Allen and Paulding Counties. Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and Defiance Counties.


The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers: Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Fulton...Kosciusko...Marshall...Pulaski and Starke Counties. Kankakee River at Davis affecting La Porte...Starke and St. Joseph Counties. Yellow River at Plymouth affecting Marshall...Starke and St. Joseph Counties. Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County. Saint Joseph River Ohio near St. Joe River Ft. Wayne affecting Allen County. Tiffin River(Ohio) near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams Counties. North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville affecting Noble County. Elkhart River at Goshen affecting Elkhart and Noble Counties. Spy Run Creek at Spy Run affecting Allen County.


Recent snowmelt in addition to ongoing and forecast rainfall will lead to continued rises on area rivers through the week. The Flood Warning continues for The Yellow River at Plymouth.


*From late Tuesday night to Monday February 26.

*At 6 PM Monday the stage was 9.2 feet and rising.

*Major flooding is forecast.

*Flood stage is 13.0 feet.

*Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage very early Wednesday morning and crest near 15.9 feet around 1 PM Thursday February 22 and fall below flood stage around 2 AM Sunday February 25.

*At 16.0 feet...Residential areas and high school property flood. Water from 1 to 3 feet deep affects southern and eastern sections of the city.

 


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.

 

Flood Watch Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)


Indiana Target Area: Adams, Allen, Blackford, Cass, De Kalb, Elkhart, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, La Porte, Lagrange, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, St. Joseph, Starke, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, White and Whitley Counties.

 


FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM NOON EST /11 AM CST/ TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.


The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Flood Watch for portions of northern Indiana, southwest Michigan, and northwest Ohio, including the following areas, in northern Indiana, Adams, Allen IN, Blackford, Cass IN, De Kalb, Elkhart, Fulton IN, Grant, Huntington, Jay, Kosciusko, La Porte, Lagrange, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, St. Joseph IN, Starke, Steuben, Wabash, Wells, White, and Whitley. In southwest Michigan, Berrien, Branch, Cass MI, Hillsdale, and St. Joseph MI. In northwest Ohio, Allen OH, Defiance, Fulton OH, Henry, Paulding, Putnam, Van Wert, and Williams.

*From noon EST /11 AM CST/ today through Wednesday afternoon.

*Periods of moderate to occasionally heavy rain are likely to cause flooding on area streams, rivers, low lying and other flood prone areas.

*Amounts of generally 2 to 4 inches are expected by Wednesday evening.

 

Instructions: A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. If you live along streams and rivers or in any flood prone area, remain alert to this flooding potential the next several days. Listen to NOAA Weather All Hazards Radio or other sources for the latest forecast information.

 

 

Flood Warning Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)


Indiana Target Area: Allen, Huntington and Wabash Counties.


The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers: Little River above Huntington affecting Allen...Huntington and Wabash Counties. Wabash River near Bluffton affecting Wells County. Eel River at North Manchester affecting Cass...Kosciusko...Miami...Wabash and Whitley Counties. Maumee River at Fort Wayne affecting Allen and Paulding Counties Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and Defiance Counties.


The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers: Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Fulton...Kosciusko...Marshall...Pulaski and Starke Counties. Kankakee River at Davis affecting La Porte...Starke and St. Joseph Counties. Yellow River at Plymouth affecting Marshall, Starke and St. Joseph Counties. Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County. Saint Joseph River Ohio near St. Joe River Ft. Wayne affecting Allen County. Tiffin River(Ohio) near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams Counties. North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville affecting Noble County. Elkhart River at Goshen affecting Elkhart and Noble Counties. Spy Run Creek at Spy Run affecting Allen County.


Recent snowmelt in addition to ongoing and forecast rainfall will lead to continued rises on area rivers through the week. The Flood Warning has been extended for The Little River above Huntington.

*From late tonight until further notice.

*At 5 PM Monday the stage was 13.1 feet and rising.

*Minor flooding is forecast.

*Flood stage is 15.0 feet.

*Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage very early Tuesday morning and crest near 15.6 feet around 6 PM Tuesday February 20. Additional rises are possible thereafter.

*At 16.0 feet...Moderate flooding is in progress. Secondary roads are blocked by flood waters. People in these areas should move property to higher ground and those nearest the river may have to evacuate their homes.


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.

 

Special Weather Statement Issued by NWS NorthernIndiana (Northern Indiana and Northeastern Ohio)


Indiana Target Area: Cass, Elkhart, Fulton, Grant, Huntington, Kosciusko, La Porte, Lagrange, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, St. Joseph, Starke, Wabash, White and Whitley Counties.


Quick burst of moderate snow this evening.

Moderate snow will spread across the area early this evening. Visibility will be reduced to a half mile or less at times. Quick accumulations of up to an inch are possible and this could lead to hazardous travel conditions. Motorists are urged to use caution if traveling this evening. Snow will end by 9 PM EST /8 PM CST/.