Flood Advisory

Alert expired Jul 10 @ 2:00 PM (EDT)
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Affected Area


Severity

Minor

Minimal threat to life or property

Alert in Effect

From 8:08 AM (EDT) Wednesday July 10 until 2:00 PM (EDT) Wednesday July 10

Description

* WHAT...Urban and small stream flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues.
* WHERE...Portions of north central and northern Indiana, including the following counties, in north central Indiana, Kosciusko and St. Joseph. In northern Indiana, Elkhart, Lagrange and Marshall.
* WHEN...Until 200 PM EDT.
* IMPACTS...Minor flooding in low-lying and poor drainage areas. Water over roadways.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 808 AM EDT, the public reported heavy rain in the advisory area. This is causing urban and small stream flooding. Between 2 and 5 inches of rain have fallen. - Additional rainfall amounts of 0.5 to 1.5 inches are expected over the area. This additional rain will result in minor flooding. - Some locations that will experience flooding include... South Bend, Elkhart, Mishawaka, Goshen, Plymouth, Nappanee, Bremen, Georgetown, Syracuse, Lagrange, Dunlap, Simonton Lake, Granger, Gulivoire Park, Middlebury, Osceola, Wakarusa, Bristol, Milford and Topeka. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

Instruction

Avoid the event

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.

Weather Event Onset

8:08 AM (EDT), July 10

Urgency

Expected

Take responsive action in the next hour.

National Weather Service Office

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