850  
WGUS43 KIWX 291710  
FLWIWX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA  
110 PM EDT TUE AUG 29 2017  
 
INC003-292300-  
/O.NEW.KIWX.FA.W.0029.170829T1710Z-170829T2300Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
ALLEN IN-  
110 PM EDT TUE AUG 29 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...  
ALLEN COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN INDIANA...  
 
* UNTIL 700 PM EDT  
 
* AT 107 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
THAT HEAVY RAIN, WITH 3 TO 5 INCHES TOTAL RAINFALL, HAS FALLEN  
OVER THE WARNED AREA. THE HEAVY RAIN HAS CAUSED FLASH FLOODING IN  
THE METRO FORT WAYNE AREA. WHILE ONLY AN ADDITIONAL QUARTER OF AN  
INCH IS POSSIBLE EARLY THIS AFTERNOON, IT WILL TAKE A FEW HOURS  
FOR THE FLOOD WATERS TO RECEDE.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
FORT WAYNE, NEW HAVEN, GRABILL, ABOITE, LEO-CEDARVILLE, NINE MILE,  
HARLAN, HESSEN CASSEL, WALLEN, CUBA, ARCOLA, ROLLING HILLS AND LAKE  
EVERETT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
KEEP CHILDREN AWAY FROM STORM DRAINS, CULVERTS, CREEKS AND STREAMS.  
WATER LEVELS CAN RISE RAPIDLY AND SWEEP CHILDREN AWAY.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS  
WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4117 8487 4115 8498 4098 8505 4095 8527  
4095 8533 4117 8533 4120 8514 4126 8507  
4127 8484  
 

 
 
PBM  
 
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