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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 11:42 PM EST on February 23, 2018

Expires 7:00 PM EST on March 02, 2018


The National Weather Service in northern Indiana has extended the

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
Elkhart County in North Central Indiana...
St. Joseph County in North Central Indiana...
Pulaski County in northwestern Indiana...
Starke County in northwestern Indiana...
Marshall County in North Central Indiana...
La Porte County in northwestern Indiana...
Cass County in southwestern Michigan...
Berrien County in southwestern Michigan...

* until 1145 am EST Sunday/1045 am CST Sunday/

* trained spotters and emergency management continued to report some
flooding and closed roads across the Flood Warning area. Areal
flooding has improved in some locations, but several roads remain
closed due to standing water across the area. Significant flooding
continues along streams and rivers. Additional rainfall from early
Saturday morning through Saturday night of one quarter to one half
inch is expected. If locally higher rainfall amounts are received,
some renewed lowland flooding will be possible. Significant
flooding of locations near streams and rivers will likely continue
into early next week.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
South Bend, Elkhart, Mishawaka, Goshen, Michigan City, La Porte,
Niles, Benton Harbor, Plymouth, St. Joseph, Nappanee, Dowagiac,
Westville, Bremen, Buchanan, Knox, Georgetown, Winamac, Trail Creek
and Granger.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.


Lat... Lon 4207 8622 4207 8576 4180 8576 4177 8579
      4176 8566 4144 8566 4144 8606 4117 8606
      4117 8646 4091 8647 4091 8693 4171 8693
      4176 8680 4193 8659 4211 8649 4224 8637
      4224 8622


Marsili


916 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Saint Joseph River Michigan at Elkhart
* until further notice.
* At 8 PM Friday the stage was 27.7 feet and falling.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 24.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to 27.7 feet around 1 PM
Saturday February 24 with additional rises possible thereafter.
* At 28.0 feet... extensive street flooding is in progress.


Lat... Lon 4166 8616 4168 8616 4171 8594 4169 8594
      4167 8599




916 PM EST Fri Feb 23 2018

the Flood Warning has been extended for
the Saint Joseph River Michigan at Mottville
* until Friday March 02.
* At 8 PM Friday the stage was 9.9 feet and rising.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise to a crest near 10.4 feet around 7
PM Saturday February 24 and fall below flood stage around 7 PM
Thursday March 1.
* At 10.0 feet... a major flood is in progress. Expect extensive
inundation and damage. Many primary roads and bridges will be
closed and many people evacuated.


Lat... Lon 4186 8568 4184 8566 4175 8578 4177 8581
      4180 8578




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