242  
WGUS43 KIWX 020650  
FLWIWX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA  
150 AM EST SUN DEC 2 2018  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A  
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...  
 
SAINT JOSEPH RIVER OHIO ABOVE NEWVILLE AFFECTING ALLEN...DE KALB AND  
DEFIANCE COUNTIES  
 
.RECENT RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO LEAD TO RISES ON THE SAINT JOSEPH  
RIVER ABOVE NEWVILLE. MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
INC003-033-OHC039-030650-  
/O.NEW.KIWX.FL.W.0082.181203T0000Z-181207T1500Z/  
/NVLI3.1.ER.181203T0000Z.181204T0600Z.181206T1500Z.NO/  
150 AM EST SUN DEC 2 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE SAINT JOSEPH RIVER OHIO ABOVE NEWVILLE  
* FROM THIS EVENING TO FRIDAY MORNING.  
* AT 1 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.9 FEET AND RISING.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE SUNDAY EVENING AND  
CREST NEAR 12.3 FEET AROUND 7 AM WEDNESDAY DECEMBER 5 AND FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE AROUND 10 AM THURSDAY DECEMBER 6.  
* AT 12.0 FEET...DEKALB COUNTY ROAD 42 ABOUT 3 MILES NORTHEAST OF  
NEWVILLE FLOODS. AGRICULTURAL AND LOW LANDS FLOOD ALONG THE ST.  
JOSEPH RIVER TO THE CEDARVILLE RESERVOIR.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4126 8498 4140 8481 4139 8478 4123 8493  
 

 
 
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