724  
WGUS43 KIWX 272011  
FLWIWX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA  
411 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A  
FLOOD WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN INDIANA...MICHIGAN...  
 
SAINT JOSEPH RIVER MICHIGAN AT THREE RIVERS AFFECTING ELKHART,  
ST. JOSEPH AND BRANCH COUNTIES.  
 
.RECENT RAINFALL LED TO RISES ON THE ST. JOSEPH RIVER.  
 
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 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT  
WWW.WEATHER.GOV/IWX UNDER RIVERS AND LAKES.  
 
THE NEXT STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED NO LATER THAN THURSDAY MORNING AT  
1000 AM EDT.  
 

 
 
INC039-MIC023-149-281415-  
/O.NEW.KIWX.FL.W.0053.211027T2011Z-211102T1200Z/  
/TRVM4.1.ER.211027T1800Z.211028T1200Z.211101T1200Z.NO/  
411 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NORTHERN INDIANA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE SAINT JOSEPH RIVER MICHIGAN AT THREE RIVERS.  
* FROM THIS AFTERNOON TO TUESDAY MORNING.  
* AT 2:45 PM EDT WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.1 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO A CREST OF 7.2 FEET  
TOMORROW MORNING. IT WILL THEN FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE MONDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 9.0 FEET, MODERATE FLOODING OF SCIDMORE PARK CAN BE  
EXPECTED. EVACUATION OF SOME ANIMALS IN THE PARK ZOO CAN ALSO BE  
EXPECTED. HIGH WATER AFFECTS SEVERAL BUSINESSES AND FLOODS THE  
BASEMENTS OF HOMES ALONG SOUTH MAIN, GREEN, AND JACKSON STREETS.  
 

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

 
 
IWX  
 
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