What can we say about this most recent weather event? People are fed up with flooding.
If you're in Lucas County and experiencing flooding problems, Mayor Finkbeiner urges you to call 419.936.2020.
Note the road closures below.
ISOH seeking donations
The International Services of Hope (ISOH) in Waterville is collecting donations for flood victims. Items like bottled water, canned food, and cleaning supplies can be dropped off at the warehouse on Farnsworth Road.
M-50 is closed in both directions in Dundee. Residents are dealing with high water in that area.
Officials there tell us the River Raisin is receding. However many residents along the river had water in their basements.
We're told one family voluntarily evacuated their home because they couldn't get out by car.
The Michigan Dept.of Transportation came close to shutting down US 223 after water began splashing up on it.
For Toledo home owners who had basement flooding this week, help is available to prevent it in the future. If you're in Lucas County and experiencing flooding problems, Mayor Finkbeiner urges you to call 419.936.2020.
The city has received over 200 reports of basement flooding after the heavy rains on Tuesday. Much of that flooding was due to sewer system back-up, and the city is committing additional money toward a basement flood grant program.
Flood cleanup kits are available at the local Red Cross center. Evansport's water level reached 17 ft.
PUTNAM COUNTY - Residents are well into the clean-up in Ottawa. There are still some streets closed but not because of flooding. Many of the streets are still covered with mud. Residents say they were much better prepared to deal with the floods this time around.
HANCOCK COUNTY - The river crested over 15 ft. The American Red Cross Hancock County Chapter closed its emergency shelter at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Residents are cleaning up.
RIVER FLOODING UPDATE
The river forecast models enter estimated rainfall, but once rain starts, current data is fed into the models to update them. Forecasts may change significantly between the onset of the event and late Wednesday.
Michigan Road Closures
Dundee: M-50 has closed in both directions due to flooding. Also, Frankiln St. and Toledo St. are closed.
District Two Road Condition Update