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Published: 02/22/22 @ 5:57 PM – Updated: 02/22/22 @ 5:57 PM

 

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

Indiana Target Area: Fulton, Kosciusko, Marshall, Pulaski, and Starke Counties.

 

The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in Indiana and Michigan. Saint Joseph River Michigan at South Bend affecting Elkhart, Berrien, and St. Joseph IN Counties.

The Flood Warning is canceled for the following rivers in Ohio. Saint Joseph River Ohio below Montpelier affecting Williams County.

The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana and Ohio. Tippecanoe River above Winamac affecting Pulaski, White and Carroll Counties, Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Pulaski, Marshall, Fulton IN, Starke and Kosciusko Counties, Saint Joseph River Ohio NEAR Newville affecting Allen IN, De Kalb and Defiance Counties, Tiffin River At Stryker affecting Fulton OH, Williams and Defiance Counties, and North Branch Elkhart River at Cosperville affecting Noble County.

Additional river rises or a slowing of the recession of river levels is expected this week due to the combination of runoff from snowmelt and today's rainfall.



FLOOD WARNING IS NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING.

*WHAT: Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.

*WHERE: Tippecanoe River near Ora.

*WHEN: Until Sunday evening.

*IMPACTS: At 13.0 feet, Flooding begins to affect streets and homes in Monterey. At 14.0 feet, Extensive flooding of residences and low-lying areas begins.

*ADDITIONAL DETAILS: At 12:30 PM EST Tuesday /11:30 AM CST Tuesday/ the stage was 13.1 feet.
*Recent Activity: The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending at 12:30 PM EST Tuesday /11:30 AM CST Tuesday/ was 13.1 feet.
*Forecast: The river is expected to rise to a crest of 13.3 feet early Thursday morning. It will then fall below flood stage Saturday evening. Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
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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 floodwaters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or local media for further statements and updated forecasts. Detailed river forecasts and additional information can be found at www.weather.gov/iwx under Rivers and Lakes. This statement will be updated within the next 12 to 24 hours.

Published: 02/22/22 @ 5:52 PM – Updated: 02/22/22 @ 5:52 PM

 

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

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

 

Gusty winds this evening.
A strong cold front will blast through this evening. Breezy southwest winds will turn westerly and increase to 25 to 35 mph with peak gusts to 45 mph. Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.

Published: 02/20/22 @ 11:54 AM – Updated: 02/20/22 @ 11:54 AM

 

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

Indiana Target Area: Fulton, Kosciusko, Marshall, Pulaski, and Starke Counties.

 

FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Indiana: Wabash River near Linn Grove affecting Adams and Wells Counties, Wabash River near Bluffton IN affecting Wells County, Tippecanoe River above Winamac affecting Pulaski, White and Carroll Counties, Tippecanoe River near Ora affecting Pulaski, Marshall, Fulton IN, Starke and Kosciusko Counties.

*WHAT: Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast. This approaches the flood of record.

*WHERE: Tippecanoe River near Ora.

*WHEN: Until further notice.

*IMPACTS: At 15.0 feet, Near record flooding is in progress.

Instructions: Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Detailed river forecasts and additional information can be found at www.weather.gov/iwx under Rivers and Lakes. This statement will be updated within the next 12 to 24 hours.

Published: 02/20/22 @ 12:03 PM – Updated: 02/20/22 @ 12:03 PM

 

Special Weather Statement 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.

 

STRONG GUSTY WINDS TO DEVELOP TODAY.
South to southwest winds will increase this morning to between 20 and 30 mph with wind gusts to 40 mph. The winds will persist through much of the afternoon before beginning to diminish late. Wind gusts could top 45 mph near Lake Michigan. Loose yard items are apt to blow around. If you are driving a high-profile vehicle, use caution in rural and open areas.

Published: 02/16/22 @ 8:17 PM – Updated: 02/16/22 @ 8:17 PM

 

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

Indiana Target Area: Fulton, Kosciusko, Noble, Pulaski, and Steuben Counties.

 

WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON THURSDAY TO MIDNIGHT EST THURSDAY NIGHT.

*WHAT: Mixed precipitation into early afternoon followed by heavy snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 6 to 10 inches and ice accumulations of around one-tenth of an inch. Winds gusting as high as 40 mph with considerable blowing snow.

*WHERE: Portions of northern Indiana and southwest Michigan.

*WHEN: From noon Thursday to midnight EST Thursday night.

*IMPACTS: Travel will become very difficult. The hazardous conditions will impact the Thursday evening commute.

 

Instructions:: If you must travel, keep an extra flashlight, food, and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.