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Flood Warnings issued in Lorain, Stark counties

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Posted at 4:08 PM, Mar 07, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-07 18:05:29-05

LORAIN COUNTY, Ohio — A River Flood Warning has been issued in Lorain County.

The warning is in place from 9:24 p.m. Monday until 8:30 p.m. Tuesday for the Black River in Elyria.

The river is currently at 9.2 feet.

If the river reaches 9.5 feet, flooding will begin in Carlisle Township along Woodside Drive.

According to the forecast, the river could crest at 9.9 feet by Tuesday morning.

A Flood Warning is in effect for Stark County from 5:28 p.m. Monday until 5:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Flooding is possible in rivers, streams and creeks.

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