PUTNAM COUNTY- The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a flood watch for portions of Northern Indiana and Northwest Ohio... Including the following areas... In Northern Indiana... Adams... Blackford... Grant... Jay and Wells. In Northwest Ohio... Allen ... Paulding... Putnam and Van Wert.

Flood watch in effect through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a

* flood watch for portions of Northern Indiana and Northwest Ohio... Including the following areas... In Northern Indiana... Adams... Blackford... Grant... Jay and Wells. In Northwest Ohio... Allen ... Paulding... Putnam and Van Wert

* through late tonight

* heavy rainfall over the past 24 hours has primed the area for flooding of low lying areas... streams... creeks and rivers. Additional rainfall amounts of three quarters to one inch are expected by early evening with locally higher amounts possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A flood watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

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