Rising river: Vermilion residents allowed to return to homes after evacuation

VERMILION, Ohio -- An evacuation order was lifted Thursday evening after residents were asked to leave their homes due to the Vermilion River rising.

Residents of Riverside Dr. were still asked  to monitor the river for flooding.

Earlier in the evening, people living in about 20-25 homes were affected.

There are flood advisories and warnings throughout the area.

Northeast Ohio is seeing all types of wicked weather today including wind, heavy rain and snow is on the way.

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