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Warnings

flood
Van Wert, OH

INC001-003-OHC161-251445-
/O.CON.KIWX.FA.W.0006.000000T0000Z-170525T1445Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Allen IN-Adams IN-Van Wert OH-
112 AM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 AM EDT THURSDAY FOR
SOUTHERN ALLEN...ADAMS AND WESTERN VAN WERT COUNTIES...

At 100 AM EDT, emergency management reported flooding across much of
southwest Van Wert and eastern Adams county. Numerous roads are
inundated with water and are closed to travel. Widespread 2 to 4
inches of rain had already fallen with locally over 5 inches in
southwest Van Wert county.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Fort Wayne, New Haven, Decatur, Berne, Monroeville, Convoy, Monroe,
Ohio City, Middletown, Middlebury, Preble, Dixon, Willshire, Wren,
Peterson, Zulu, Dull, Rivare, Schumm and Townley.

Additional rainfall up to one half inch is expected portions of the
area through 2 pm EDT before diminishing. This additional rain will
exacerbate ongoing lowland flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4063 8494 4076 8505 4092 8507 4092 8517
4110 8526 4118 8503 4112 8487 4104 8480
4099 8480 4099 8475 4086 8464 4082 8457
4073 8452 4073 8480 4059 8480

$$

Northwest Ohio digs out from winter blast

TOLEDO, OH (WTOL) - A winter weather advisory is in effect into Friday morning.

Leftover snow will continue to taper this morning. Additional accumulations will be around 1 inch or less.  Storm totals will be 3-5" with a few isolated higher spots.

For Friday, snow will taper to widely scattered snow showers by midday.  Variable clouds and breezy.  Blowing and drifting of the snow cover.  Some lake-effect snow showers far eastern counties (Erie, Huron, eastern Ottawa & eastern Sandusky counties) with additional accumulation of 1-3" there.  Highs by midday in the low/mid 20s, then falling.

[READ MORE IN THE STORMTRACK WEATHER BLOG.]

Click here for closing and delays. You can also find County Snow Level Emergencies, too.

County Snow Level Emergencies:

Level 1

  • Lucas County
  • Sandusky County
  • Seneca County
  • Wood County

 

  • Bowling Green
  • Pemberville
  • Wauseon

Level 2

  • Napoleon

 

See the weather advisories at the top of the page for county-by-county details on the latest advisories.

Stay with WTOL.com and News 11 for the latest warnings, updates and closings.

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