June 26, 2016


Flood warning in effect for Black River

A flood warning is in effect for the Black River in Elyria, according to the National Weather Service.

According to the National Weather Service, the Black River was at 10.2 feet at 9 this morning. Flood stage is 9.5 feet.

Minor flooding is occuring and more minor flooding is forecast. The river is expected to rise to 11.2 feet by this afternoon.

At 9.5 feet flooding begins south of Elyria in Carlisle Township.