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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:53 PM EDT on August 22, 2014

Expires 11:45 AM EDT on August 23, 2014


the Flood Warning has been extended for
the mississinewa river near Marion
* until Sunday evening.
* At 9 PM Friday the stage was 11.1 feet and rising.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage Friday night and
crest near 15.9 feet around 8 am Saturday August 23 and fall below
flood stage around 6 PM Saturday August 23.
* At 16.0 feet... extensive flooding in Back Creek in Jonesboro. Area
north of sr 15 near the river is flooded. High water covers most
County roads in the flood plain. The levee along the West Bank of
river fails... flooding homes on 1st, 2nd, and 3rd streets and
brings water near business and Industrial areas of eastern Marion.
Extensive flooding occurs along boots and Massey creeks.
Evacuations are required.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 15.8 feet which occurred
on Jan 13 2005.


Lat... Lon 4074 8603 4076 8592 4058 8559 4053 8567





710 PM EDT Fri Aug 22 2014

... The Flood Warning remains in effect until 1145 am EDT Saturday for
Blackford... Jay and Grant counties...

High water continues across these areas with some roads remaining
closed. Do not attempt to drive through flooded areas and be
especially cautious at night when it is difficult to see flooded
areas. Water should continue to slowly receded overnight into
Saturday morning. More significant flooding continues along larger
streams and rivers in the area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or had been reported.
Expect rises along streams and rivers. Take necessary precautions
now especially if you live in a flood prone area.

To report flooding... Post your information on the National Weather
Service northern Indiana facebook Page... or you can Post on twitter
with the hashtag... #nwsiwx.


Lat... Lon 4032 8522 4039 8522 4039 8586 4055 8587
      4067 8565 4067 8546 4059 8546 4059 8544
      4059 8480 4032 8480




Record Report

Statement as of 1:30 AM EDT on August 23, 2014


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Fort Wayne...

a record rainfall of 2.33 inches was set at Fort Wayne on August
22nd. This breaks the old record of 2.09 inches which was set in
2001.



Local Storm Report



08/22/2014 1200 PM

1 miles NE of Marion, Grant County.

Heavy rain m6.62 inch, reported by public.


            Storm total.





08/21/2014 1219 PM

5 miles SSW of Marion, Grant County.

Heavy rain m1.70 inch, reported by AWOS.


            4 hour total




08/22/2014 0700 am

2 miles se of Van Buren, Grant County.

Heavy rain m7.43 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour total.




08/22/2014 0710 am

6 miles E of Marion, Grant County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Interstate 69 has been closed in eastern Grant County
            due to water over the Interstate.




08/22/2014 0737 am

4 miles E of Marion, Grant County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Many reports of flooded roadways... stalled
            vehicles... .flood debris in roadways... .water as deep as
            3 feet deep across some roads.




08/22/2014 0558 am

Marion, Grant County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Many roads flooded throughout the County with one to
            2.5 feet of water.




08/22/2014 0600 am

6 miles NE of Marion, Grant County.

Heavy rain m7.35 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour storm total.




08/21/2014 1219 PM

5 miles SSW of Marion, Grant County.

Heavy rain m1.70 inch, reported by AWOS.


            4 hour total




08/22/2014 0700 am

2 miles se of Van Buren, Grant County.

Heavy rain m7.43 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour total.




08/22/2014 0710 am

6 miles E of Marion, Grant County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Interstate 69 has been closed in eastern Grant County
            due to water over the Interstate.




08/22/2014 0737 am

4 miles E of Marion, Grant County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Many reports of flooded roadways... stalled
            vehicles... .flood debris in roadways... .water as deep as
            3 feet deep across some roads.




08/22/2014 0558 am

Marion, Grant County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Many roads flooded throughout the County with one to
            2.5 feet of water.




08/22/2014 0600 am

6 miles NE of Marion, Grant County.

Heavy rain m7.35 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour storm total.




08/22/2014 0737 am

4 miles E of Marion, Grant County.

Flash flood, reported by Fire Dept/Rescue.


            Many reports of flooded roadways... stalled
            vehicles... .flood debris in roadways... .water as deep as
            3 feet deep across some roads.





08/22/2014 0600 am

6 miles NE of Marion, Grant County.

Heavy rain m7.35 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour storm total.





08/22/2014 0700 am

2 miles se of Van Buren, Grant County.

Heavy rain m7.43 inch, reported by cocorahs.


            24 hour total.





08/22/2014 0710 am

6 miles E of Marion, Grant County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Interstate 69 has been closed in eastern Grant County
            due to water over the Interstate.





08/22/2014 0558 am

Marion, Grant County.

Flash flood, reported by law enforcement.


            Many roads flooded throughout the County with one to
            2.5 feet of water.





08/21/2014 1219 PM

5 miles SSW of Marion, Grant County.

Heavy rain m1.70 inch, reported by AWOS.


            4 hour total



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