698  
WGUS43 KIWX 301536  
FLWIWX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA  
1136 AM EDT THU MAR 30 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  
KANKAKEE RIVER AT DAVIS AFFECTING LA PORTE...STARKE AND ST. JOSEPH  
COUNTIES  
 
.RAINFALL FROM THE CURRENT SYSTEM PASSING THROUGH WILL CAUSE THE EEL  
RIVER AT NORTH MANCHESTER AND THE KANKAKEE RIVER AT DAVIS TO RISE.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
INC017-085-103-169-183-311536-  
/O.NEW.KIWX.FL.W.0024.170331T1012Z-170402T0000Z/  
/NMCI3.1.ER.170331T1012Z.170331T1800Z.170401T0000Z.NO/  
1136 AM EDT THU MAR 30 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE EEL RIVER AT NORTH MANCHESTER  
* FROM FRIDAY MORNING TO SATURDAY EVENING.  
* AT 10 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.1 FEET AND STEADY.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY MORNING  
AND CREST NEAR 9.4 FEET AROUND 2 PM FRIDAY MARCH 31 AND FALL BELOW  
FLOOD STAGE AROUND 8 PM FRIDAY MARCH 31.  
* AT 9.0 FEET...THE RIVER IS AT FLOOD STAGE...MINOR AGRICULTURAL  
FLOODING OCCURS.  
* THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 9.1 FEET WHICH OCCURRED  
ON APR 12 2013.  
 

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

 
 
INC091-141-149-311535-  
/O.NEW.KIWX.FL.W.0025.170331T0900Z-170404T0600Z/  
/DAVI3.1.ER.170331T0900Z.170401T0000Z.170403T0600Z.NO/  
1036 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE KANKAKEE RIVER AT DAVIS  
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO LATE MONDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 9 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.2 FEET AND STEADY.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE EARLY FRIDAY  
MORNING AND CREST NEAR 10.4 FEET AROUND 7 PM FRIDAY MARCH 31 AND  
FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AROUND 1 AM MONDAY APRIL 3.  
* AT 10.0 FEET...FLOODING OF LOW LYING AGRICULTURAL AREAS BEGINS.  
* THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 10.4 FEET WHICH OCCURRED  
ON NOV 4 2016.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4145 8667 4144 8661 4130 8673 4131 8679  
4143 8670  
 

 
 
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