CAMBRIDGE, Ohio -- After days of rainfall in Guernsey County, officials say that rising water levels have peaked.
According to the National Weather Service, the creek crested at 15.7 feet at around 4:00 a.m. on Friday. Fifteen feet is considered actual flood stage for Wills Creek.
The National Weather Service predicts that Wills Creek will subside to below flood stage by 8:00 p.m. on Friday.
Motorists are urged to avoid driving in high water at all costs. Officials say as little as a foot of water on the road can disable a vehicle.
Monitor levels at Wills Creek at the National Weather Service website.