Rain Swollen Rivers Causing Flooding

By
Atish Baidya

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Updated Fri, Jul 12, 2013 11:18 am

The National Weather Service has issued flood warnings for Tuscarawas and Coshocton counties.

Tuscarawas County is under a flood warning until 9 a.m. Saturday.

The NWS says minor flooding is still occurring upstream from the Dover Dam. Stream rises will be slow and flash flooding is not expected.

Coshocton County is under a flood warning until 8 p.m. Saturday.

The NWS says water levels on Muskingum River were at 15.1 feet Friday morning. Flood stage is 15 feet.

The NWS estimates the river will rise to near 15.2 feet by Friday afternoon.

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