Warning Issue Date: 707 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2018
Warning Expiration: 1206 GMT 23 2018
The Flood Warning continues for
The Tippecanoe River above Winamac
* until further notice.
* At 7 AM Thursday the stage was 12.2 feet and rising.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to a crest near 14.5 feet around 7
PM Sunday February 25 and begin falling.
* At 15.4 feet...Record flooding is in progress.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 14.5 feet which occurred
on Jan 7 1993.
LAT...LON 4096 8670 4109 8658 4108 8656 4101 8657
4098 8662 4095 8668
Warning Issue Date: 434 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2018
Warning Expiration: 0945 GMT 23 2018
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest
Michigan...northern Indiana and northwest Ohio.
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
Widespread flooding will continue today and tonight but some
locations will see water recede. Major flooding is expected to
continue on area rivers with record crests at some points. For the
latest warning and crest information, please refer to the Northern
Indiana webpage and flood warnings and statements issued by this
A wintry mix of precipitation is expected this morning over
northeast Indiana into northwest Ohio. There is also a chance for a
wintry mix late tonight in the Tri-State region.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday
River flooding will continue through the rest of the week across the
area. For the latest flood information, please refer to our webpage
and any flood warnings or statements issued by this office.
There is a chance for moderate to locally heavy rainfall late Friday
night and Saturday, primarily south and east of a line from
Monticello to Fort Wayne Indiana to Ottawa Ohio. Rainfall amounts of
1 to 3 inches could fall but location remains uncertain at this time.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Reports and pictures of flooding and any measured rainfall amounts would
Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio for further details or updates...or
check our web site at weather.gov/iwx
Warning Issue Date: 155 AM EST THU FEB 22 2018
Warning Expiration: 100 AM EST FRI FEB 23 2018
...A FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS REMAINS IN
EFFECT UNTIL 100 AM EST FRIDAY/MIDNIGHT CST FRIDAY/ FOR WHITE...
FULTON...PULASKI...SOUTHERN KOSCIUSKO...CASS...NORTHWESTERN MIAMI AND
SOUTHERN MARSHALL COUNTIES...
Trained weather spotters and emergency management reported flooding
across the warned area. Storm total rainfall of 3 to 6 inches were
reported from late Sunday night through late Tuesday night.
Many roads remain closed. Others remain open with water impeding
traffic on one or more lanes. Some rivers will reach major flood
stage today. Please reference the individual river forecasts for
more detailed information. Some recession of flood waters away from
rivers and streams is expected today, but many locations near rivers
and streams will continue to experience significant flooding.
Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Logansport, Rochester, Monticello, Winona Lake, Winamac, Monon,
Brookston, Akron, Pierceton, Wolcott, Mentone, Francesville, Royal
Center, Medaryville, Pulaski, Walnut, Ripley, Kewanna, Reynolds and
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 4084 8710 4084 8699 4091 8699 4091 8693
4117 8692 4117 8647 4119 8647 4121 8565
4104 8588 4104 8594 4099 8595 4068 8637
4069 8637 4069 8652 4074 8653 4074 8675
4068 8674 4066 8678 4056 8677 4057 8710