481  
WGUS63 KIWX 071547  
FFAIWX  
URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WATCH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA  
1147 AM EDT FRI APR 7 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
INDIANA...  
 
TIPPECANOE RIVER NEAR ORA AFFECTING FULTON...KOSCIUSKO...  
MARSHALL...PULASKI AND STARKE COUNTIES  
 
.RAINFALL FROM THIS PAST WEEK HAS CAUSED THE TIPPECANOE RIVER NEAR  
ORA TO RISE. THE RIVER IS FORECASTED TO RISE INTO FLOOD STAGE.  
THEREFORE THE FLOOD WATCH FOR ORA HAS BEEN UPGRADED TO A FLOOD  
WARNING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ONCURRENT  
FORECASTS.  
 
YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD  
WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE PREPARED  
TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP. MORE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND  
ON THE INTERNET AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IWX UNDER RIVERS AND LAKES.  
 

 
 
INZ012>016-071617-  
/O.CAN.KIWX.FL.A.0008.170408T0600Z-000000T0000Z/  
/ORAI3.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
1147 AM EDT FRI APR 7 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WATCH IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE TIPPECANOE RIVER NEAR ORA.  
* AT 10 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.6 FEET AND RISING.  
* FORECAST...IF CURRENT PRECIPITATION FORECASTS HOLD...THE RIVER MAY  
RISE TO NEAR 12.1 FEET SATURDAY AFTERNOON .  
* AT 12.0 FEET...THE RIVER IS AT FLOOD STAGE...SIGNIFICANT LOWLAND  
AND RURAL FLOODING BEGINS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4109 8658 4116 8660 4117 8656 4117 8653  
4115 8657 4108 8655  
 

 
 
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