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Thursday, April 11, 2013 9 AMã€€
The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for the Blanchard River at Findlay, and for Eagle Creek above Findlay. Further downstream, the weather service has also issued a flood warning for the Blanchard River at Ottawa. It predicts the river in Findlay will rise crest at 15 feet Friday afternoon. The Blanchard River was expected to crest at 27.1 feet on Saturday morning, resulting in moderate flooding in Ottawa.
The following roads in Findlay are closed due to flooding:
S. River Rd. from Broad to CR 140.
Howard St. from Broad to the rear of Walmart
E. Main Cross @ Osborn under the bridge
E. Main Cross from Osborn to Blanchard
Brookside Dr. Between 6th St. and Blanchard Ave.
Stall Dr. from Brookside to Amelia
Wilson St. from Lawn to E. High St.
E. High from S. Blanchard St. to Wilson St.
River St. to Hurd
Liberty St. @ Apple Valley