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The St Marys River in Decatur on Kekionga Park Dr. on Monday, March 7, 201.

VERBATIM: A River Flood Warning has been issued

A River Flood Warning has been issued for Allen, Indiana until Sat. Feb. 22, 12:30 AM ET.

The National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a flood warning for the Saint Marys River near Decatur from this evening until further notice.

At 12 a.m. Friday the stage was 6.9 feet and rising. Minor flooding is forecast. Flood stage is 17.0 feet.

Forecast...the river will rise above flood stage Friday night and crest near 18.7 feet around 1 a.m. Sunday, February 23 at 18.5 feet.

County road 225 North...just north of Pleasant Mills, Indiana is closed by flood water.

Low land areas of Kekionga Park on the southeast side of Decatur begin flooding. Flooding is limited to farm land in Pleasant Mills Indiana and Wilshire Ohio.

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