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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
1001 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a
Flood Warning for the following rivers...

  Eel River at North Manchester affecting Cass...Kosciusko...Miami...
  Wabash and Whitley Counties
  Auglaize River near Fort Jennings affecting Allen...Paulding and
  Putnam Counties
  Blanchard River at Ottawa affecting Putnam County
  Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and
  Defiance Counties
  Saint Marys River near Decatur affecting Adams...Allen and Van Wert
  Counties
  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties

.Heavy rain from Friday night into today will lead to flooding along area rivers.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

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1001 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Eel River at North Manchester
* from Sunday morning to Tuesday morning.
* At 9 AM Saturday the stage was 3.7 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Sunday morning
  and crest near 10.0 feet around  7 PM Sunday November 19.
* At 10.0 feet...Flood waters near businesses and homes on South Mill
  Street.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 10.4 feet which occurred
  on Dec 29 2015.

&&

LAT...LON 4076 8635 4097 8592 4102 8577 4099 8577
      4087 8599 4072 8631

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1001 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Auglaize River near Fort Jennings
* from late tonight to late Tuesday night.
* At 9 AM Saturday the stage was 2.7 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage early Sunday
  morning  and crest near 15.9 feet around  1 AM Monday November 20.
* At 16.0 feet...Moderate flooding begins along the Auglaize River
  with secondary roads and agricultural lands as well as homes
  nearest the river being affected by flood waters. Some evacuations
  of people and property may be necessary.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 16.3 feet which occurred
  on Dec 23 2013.

&&

LAT...LON 4081 8440 4101 8426 4100 8422 4092 8423
      4081 8433

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1001 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Blanchard River at Ottawa
* from Sunday morning to Thursday morning.
* At 9 AM Saturday the stage was 7.0 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 23.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Sunday morning
  and crest near 26.0 feet around  7 PM Monday November 20.
* At 26.6 feet...Flood water begins to hit the bottom of the bridge
  at the gage site.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 25.8 feet which occurred
  on Jun 29 2015.

&&

LAT...LON 4103 8429 4107 8429 4108 8404 4100 8401
      4104 8416

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1001 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville
* from Monday afternoon until further notice.
* At 9 AM Saturday the stage was 8.4 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Monday afternoon
  and crest near 12.3 feet around  7 PM Tuesday November 21.
  Additional rises are possible thereafter.
* At 12.0 feet...DeKalb County Road 42 about 3 miles northeast of
  Newville floods. Agricultural and low lands flood along the St.
  Joseph River to the Cedarville Reservoir.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.0 feet which occurred
  on Dec 30 2015.

&&

LAT...LON 4126 8498 4140 8481 4139 8478 4123 8493


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1001 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Saint Marys River near Decatur
* from late tonight to Tuesday evening.
* At 9 AM Saturday the stage was 5.7 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage early Sunday
  morning  and crest near 19.2 feet around  7 AM Monday November 20.
* At 19.5 feet...Flooding expands into more farm land in the Decatur
  area. Flood waters approach Piqua Road...US 224...Ohio State Route
  49 and Indiana 101 just north of Pleasant Mills. Flood water begins
  to cross Ohio highway 49 north of Wilshire, Ohio.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 19.6 feet which occurred
  on May 26 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4093 8506 4094 8504 4084 8491 4082 8494


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1001 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Tiffin River near Stryker
* from Monday morning until further notice.
* At 9 AM Saturday the stage was 6.1 feet and rising.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Monday morning and
  crest near 13.0 feet around  7 PM Tuesday November 21. Additional
  rises are possible thereafter.
* At 13.0 feet...Flood waters begin to affect some farm buildings
  near Stryker and flood some secondary roads.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 13.1 feet which occurred
  on Jul 15 2017.

&&

LAT...LON 4130 8444 4149 8446 4159 8439 4159 8429
      4130 8438

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