Flood Warning issued June 20 at 1:54PM EDT until June 20 at 9:30PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a * Flood Warning for... Shelby County in west central Ohio... Logan County in west central Ohio... Auglaize County in west central Ohio... Southeastern Hardin County in west central Ohio... Northern Union County in central Ohio... Mercer County in west central Ohio... * Until 145 PM EDT Friday. * At 152 PM EDT, local law enforcement reported that several roadways remained closed due to high water. Additional rainfall in thunderstorms is expected later today. Runoff from any storms that occur may worsen any ongoing flooding or create new flooding concerns. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Sidney, Bellefontaine, Celina, Wapakoneta, St. Marys, Coldwater, Fort Shawnee, New Bremen, Minster, St. Henry, Richwood, Newport, Cridersville, Anna, Fort Loramie, Jackson Center, Fort Recovery, Russells Point, De Graff and Botkins.
Flash Flood Watch issued June 20 at 10:47AM EDT until June 20 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... The Flash Flood Watch continues for * Portions of Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio, including the following areas, in Indiana, Dearborn, Fayette IN, Franklin IN, Ohio, Ripley, Switzerland, Union IN, and Wayne. In Kentucky, Boone, Bracken, Campbell, Carroll, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, Lewis, Mason, Owen, Pendleton, and Robertson. In Ohio, Adams, Auglaize, Brown, Butler, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Darke, Delaware, Fairfield, Fayette OH, Franklin OH, Greene, Hamilton, Hardin, Highland, Hocking, Licking, Logan, Madison, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Pickaway, Pike, Preble, Ross, Scioto, Shelby, Union OH, and Warren. * Until 8 PM EDT this evening * Additional scattered storm development is expected again today, with total additional rainfall up to 1.5 inches possible. However, high rainfall rates of around an inch per hour may lead to quick flooding and/or flash flooding issues. * With very wet soil conditions across much of the region, any heavy rain will quickly convert to runoff, either aggravating ongoing flooding or helping to re-initiate high water issues. Many low lying areas will be quick to flood should heavy rain occur.
Today 72° Today 72° 57° 57° likely patchy Tomorrow 77° Tomorrow 77° patchy 61° 61° chance
Saturday, July 10th, 2010
By William Kincaid
GRAND LAKE - Alum treatment alone will not be enough to ensure the long-term sustainability of Grand Lake, the report says.
Aerators in the lake and best management practices throughout the entire watershed also are needed. Dredging is not the answer, according to the report. [More]
Obituaries on July 10th, 2010
Floyd J. "Flobo the Hobo" Dillhoff, 60, Coldwater, died July 8, 2010, at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, Oakland, Calif. [More]
Joanne Carol Jenkins, 67, Celina, died at 7:45 a.m. July 9, 2010, at her residence. Death was from natural causes. [More]
Richard W. Meinerding, 46, Decatur, Ind., died June 29, 2010.
He was born Jan [More]
John H. Alig, 79, 7442 E. 200 North, Portland, Ind., died July 9, 2010, at St. [More]
Daniel C. Wellman, 57, 8768 state Route 49, Celina, died July 9, 2010, at Adams [More]
Richard Sanning, 77, of Township Line Road, Coldwater, died at his home July 9, [More]
Local pictures on July 10th, 2010
Subscriber only stories on July 10th, 2010
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