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NWS issues Flood Warning for Black River in Elyria

Lorain County generic
Posted at 6:39 AM, Sep 08, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-08 06:39:29-04

ELYRIA, Ohio — A Flood Warning has been issued for the Black River in Elyria until Tuesday afternoon.

At 2:15 a.m., Tuesday, the stage was about 9.4 feet and 9.5 feet is the flood stage.

The warning is in effect until 1:27 p.m.

Minor flooding is expected as the river will likely rise above the flood stage early Tuesday morning.

The flooding begins south of Elyria in Carlisle Township along Woodside Drive.

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