Flood advisory issued for Huron County

Heavy rain has caused numerous road closures.
Norwalk Reflector Staff
Jun 25, 2014

 

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A

FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAIN FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES:

  HURON COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL OHIO...
  LORAIN COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL OHIO...
  CUYAHOGA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OHIO...
  MAHONING COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OHIO...
  MEDINA COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OHIO...
  PORTAGE COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OHIO...
  SUMMIT COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OHIO...
  TRUMBULL COUNTY IN NORTHEAST OHIO...

* UNTIL 330 PM EDT WEDNESDAY

* HEAVY RAIN OVER THE LAST 24 HOURS HAS CAUSED NUMEROUS ROAD CLOSURES
  ACROSS THE AREA. THE RAIN SHOWERS ARE MOVING EAST OF THE REGION
  THIS MORNING HOWEVER THE CONTINUED RUNOFF WILL KEEP SEVERAL ROADS
  FLOODED THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON. IF YOU OBSERVE FLOODING PLEASE
  NOTIFY YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO AKRON...
  BRUNSWICK...CANFIELD...CLEVELAND...CLEVELAND HEIGHTS...CORTLAND...
  CUYAHOGA FALLS...ELYRIA...EUCLID...KENT...LAKEWOOD...MANTUA...MEDINA...
  NORTH RIDGEVILLE...NORTH ROYALTON...NORWALK...PARMA...RAVENNA...
  WARREN...WILLARD AND YOUNGSTOWN

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.