Warning Issue Date: 1006 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018
Warning Expiration: 0305 GMT 21 2018
The Flood Warning continues for
The Elkhart River at Goshen
* from Tuesday afternoon to Sunday evening.
* At 10 PM Monday the stage was 5.1 feet and rising.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage Tuesday afternoon
and crest near 9.9 feet around 1 PM Thursday February 22 and fall
below flood stage around 9 PM Saturday February 24.
* At 10.0 feet...Several residential streets are flooded in Goshen.
US 33 begins to flood. Flooding from Chicago Poke Plaza reaches
residential areas near the intersection of Indiana and Berkey
Avenues in Goshen.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 10.4 feet which occurred
on Feb 6 2008.
LAT...LON 4163 8592 4164 8589 4160 8583 4155 8582
4155 8585 4158 8587
Warning Issue Date: 951 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018
Warning Expiration: 1100 GMT 20 2018
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
The Flood Watch continues 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.
* Through Wednesday afternoon
* Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected
through Wednesday morning, heaviest northwest of US 24 across
northern Indiana and southwest Lower Michigan.
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
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.
Warning Issue Date: 529 AM EST Mon Feb 19 2018
Warning Expiration: 1030 GMT 20 2018
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest
Michigan...northern Indiana and northwest Ohio.
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
The combination of recent rainfall, saturated ground and periods of
rain will lead to flooding on area streams and rivers. Areal
flooding is also likely. Please see the Flood Watch product FFAIWX
from this office for more information.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday
The combination of recent rainfall, saturated ground and additional
rainfall will lead to flooding on area streams and rivers Tuesday and
Wednesday. After a short dry period Thursday, more rain is likely Friday
and Saturday. Please see the Flood Watch product FFAIWX from this
office for more information.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation will not be needed.
Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio for further details or updates...or
check our web site at weather.gov/iwx