Flood Warning

Alert expired Jul 11 @ 1:30 AM (EDT)
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Affected Area


Severity

Severe

Significant threat to life or property

Alert in Effect

From 7:25 AM (EDT) Wednesday July 10 until 1:30 AM (EDT) Thursday July 11

Description

...The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Flood Warning for the following rivers in Michigan...Indiana...
Saint Joseph River Michigan at South Bend affecting St. Joseph, Berrien and Elkhart Counties.
For the Saint Joseph River Michigan...including South Bend...Minor flooding is forecast.
* WHAT...Minor flooding is forecast.
* WHERE...Saint Joseph River Michigan at South Bend.
* WHEN...Until Sunday morning.
* IMPACTS...At 7.0 feet, Flooding is confined to park land and park roads. Some backyard flooding may occur in low lying residential areas near the river.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 6:15 AM EDT Wednesday the stage was 4.9 feet. - Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage late this morning to a crest of 6.7 feet just after midnight tonight. It will then fall below flood stage early Sunday morning. - Flood stage is 5.5 feet. - 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. Detailed river forecasts and additional information can be found at www.weather.gov/iwx under Rivers and Lakes. The next statement will be issued late tonight at 130 AM EDT.

Weather Event Onset

7:25 AM (EDT), July 10

Urgency

Expected

Take responsive action in the next hour.

National Weather Service Office

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