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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 7:57 PM EST Nov. 18, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in northern Indiana has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Wabash County in North Central Indiana...
Grant County in central Indiana...
Huntington County in northeastern Indiana...
Cass County in North Central Indiana...
Allen County in northeastern Indiana...
southern White County in northwestern Indiana...
Blackford County in east central Indiana...
Wells County in northeastern Indiana...
Adams County in northeastern Indiana...
Jay County in east central Indiana...
Miami County in North Central Indiana...
Putnam County in west central Ohio...
southeastern Henry County in northwestern Ohio...
Allen County in west central Ohio...
Paulding County in west central Ohio...
Van Wert County in west central Ohio...

* until 800 am EST Sunday

* at 754 PM EST, heavy rainfall, with Doppler radar and spotter
measurements indicating a widespread area that received 2 to
nearly 5 inches of rain Saturday. While additional rainfall
amounts will be light, continued runoff from the prior heavy rain
will make ongoing flood waters on area roadways slow to recede.
Streams, creeks and larger rivers will also flood.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Fort Wayne, Lima, Marion, Logansport, Huntington, New Haven, Peru,
Van Wert, Wabash, Bluffton, Decatur, Delphos, Portland, Hartford
City, Gas City, Ottawa, Berne, Upland, Ossian and Fairmount.

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.


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