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
Monday, October 18th, 2010
Western Buckeye League Cross Country Meet
By Gary R. Rasberry
LIMA - The Celina cross country team brought home a pair of fourth-place finishes in the team races of the Western Buckeye League cross country meet at Faurot Park in Lima.
The race was extremely tight in the girls division, as 31 points separated the top four teams. Shawnee took the team title with 45 points, and Van Wert was second at 56. Defiance edged Celina 72-79 for third place while St. Marys finished seventh in the 10-team race with 223 points. [More]
Obituaries on October 18th, 2010
Mary Ann Kanney, 82, Coldwater, died Oct. 16, 2010, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater. [More]
Jane Miller Simmonds, 91, Celina, died at 9:40 p.m. Oct. 17, 2010, at Briarwood [More]
Alma K. Kuest, 94, Fort Loramie, died Oct. 17, 2010, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital in St. Marys. [More]
George C. Moorman, 84, Sidney, died at 9:14 a.m. Oct. 17, 2010, at Triumph Hospital in Lima. [More]
Lorena A. Reichert, 88, Maria Stein, died at 12:47 p.m. Oct. 17, 2010, at Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. [More]
Anthony Evers, 94, Cassella, died Oct. 17, 2010, at Briarwood Village in Coldwater. [More]
Joseph Lersky, 77, Celina, died at 11:45 a.m. Oct. 16, 2010, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton. [More]
Local pictures on October 18th, 2010
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