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Findlay Expected To Escape Flooding

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The Blanchard River near Findlay, Ohio
4:29PM
November
29, 2011

Earlier this week forecasters warned of major flooding in Findlay in northwest Ohio, which has seen repeated flooding on the Blanchard River. Now the forecast has been revised and residents and business owners are relieved.

Findlay, Larue Brace For More Flooding

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The city of Findlay has struggled with flooding in recent years, particularly in the downtown area near the Blanchard River.
9:10AM
October
21, 2011

Officials have closed some Findlay streets, although flooding isn’t expected to approach what happened last spring or the record flood of 2007.

Flooding Closes Central Ohio Roads

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12:00AM
March 19, 2008

Flooding closes roads in Pickaway County. Flooding in southwest Ohio might be responsible for the death of a woman found inside a home near the flooded Whitewater River west of Cincinnati. Fire officials say the woman – identified as Betty Lou Wood – appears to have drowned, but the death is still being investigated.

Ohio Officials keep watch on local rivers and streams.

12:00AM
March
10, 2008

Local officials worry rivers and streams might overflow their banks as record-setting snowfall begins to melt.

Winter Storm Poses Threat of Floods

12:00AM
March
10, 2008

Mother Nature continues her wrath on central Ohio as warm temperatures melt snow and pose the threat of floods.

US Army Corps of Engineers: Olentangy flood threat is over

12:00AM
January
14, 2005

Officials in Delaware County say the danger of severe flooding along the Olentangy River has passed. Officials this morning lifted a flooding advisory.

Delaware officials warn of possible serious Olentangy flooding

12:00AM
January
13, 2005

Delaware county emergency officials are warning residents along the Olentangy River of the possibility of serious flooding.

Flooding forces evacuations around central Ohio

12:00AM
January
6, 2005

The rising water of Big Walnut Creek is forcing people who live near river in northeast Columbus to evacuate. Authorities Thursday morning used boats to evacuate some residents near Cherry Bottom Road.