428  
WGUS83 KIWX 251411  
FLSIWX  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA  
1011 AM EDT FRI MAY 25 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...  
 
TIFFIN RIVER NEAR STRYKER AFFECTING DEFIANCE...FULTON AND WILLIAMS  
COUNTIES  
SAINT JOSEPH RIVER MICHIGAN AT THREE RIVERS AFFECTING ELKHART...  
BRANCH AND ST. JOSEPH COUNTIES  
 
.RISES ON AREA RIVERS OCCURRED AS A RESULT OF RECENT RAINFALL.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
OHC039-051-171-261411-  
/O.CON.KIWX.FL.W.0058.000000T0000Z-180527T1200Z/  
/STRO1.1.ER.180525T1300Z.180525T1800Z.180526T1200Z.NO/  
1011 AM EDT FRI MAY 25 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE TIFFIN RIVER NEAR STRYKER  
* UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING.  
* AT 9 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.0 FEET AND RISING.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO A CREST NEAR 11.1 FEET AROUND 8  
PM FRIDAY MAY 25 AND FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE AROUND 8 AM SATURDAY  
MAY 26.  
* AT 11.0 FEET...FLOODING OF LOWLAND AREAS AROUND STRYKER CAN BE  
EXPECTED.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4130 8444 4149 8446 4159 8439 4159 8429  
4130 8438  
 

 
 
INC039-MIC023-149-261411-  
/O.CON.KIWX.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-180528T0600Z/  
/TRVM4.1.ER.180515T0211Z.180517T1545Z.180527T0600Z.NO/  
1011 AM EDT FRI MAY 25 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE SAINT JOSEPH RIVER MICHIGAN AT THREE RIVERS  
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 10 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.3 FEET AND STEADY.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW THE 7.0 FOOT FLOOD STAGE  
AROUND 2 AM SUNDAY MAY 27.  
* AT 7.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF THE SCIDMORE PARK PICNIC  
FACILITIES IN THREE RIVERS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4186 8568 4197 8564 4197 8554 4196 8554  
4193 8561 4184 8566  
 

 
 
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