Areal Flood Warning

Issued At: Friday, 12 Jan 2018, 4:35 PM EST
Expires At: Saturday, 13 Jan 2018, 9:15 AM EST

Flood statement national weather service cleveland oh 435 pm est fri jan 12 2018 erie oh- 435 pm est fri jan 12 2018 ...a flood warning remains in effect until 915 am est saturday for erie county... at 430 pm est, county emergency management reported ongoing flooding from an ice jam on the huron river. the ice jam was located in the vicinity of franklin flats. earlier rain caused the river to rise, but as we go into the overnight hours the water should begin to recede. conditions are dependent on the strength and movement of the ice jam. this could create rapid rises and falls in the river. residents are advised to monitor the situation closely and avoid frigid flood waters. some locations that will experience flooding include... northern milan. precautionary/preparedness actions... turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. most flood deaths occur in vehicles. please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you can do so safely. lat...lon 4139 8253 4129 8257 4129 8266 4140 8256