River Updates

By Chris Daniels, Meteorologist

River Updates

May 26, 2011 Updated May 27, 2011 at 4:56 AM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Heavy recent rain is causing rivers to rise. Some minor to moderate flooding is likely in many areas. Also, along the Saint Marys near Decatur moderate flooding will likely occur. Indiana 101 north of Pleasant Mills may be impacted by high water as well as agricultural land. As far as the Maumee in Fort Wayne, the highest stage is expceted late Friday at 22.0 ft and moderate flooding is possible including the River Haven area. The St. Marys river may cause some street flooding in the Fort Wayne area as well.

In Huntington the Little River will be near 18 feet and moderate flooding is possible but the river should begin falling today.

Here is a look at the three major rivers in and around Fort Wayne.

St. Joseph River near St. Joe:

Maumee River at Fort Wayne:

St. Marys River at Muldoon Bridge:

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