Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1039 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
MICHIGAN...

  MANISTEE RIVER NEAR SHERMAN AFFECTING WEXFORD COUNTY

.RECENT SNOW MELT COMBINED WITH HEAVY RAIN AMOUNTS NEAR AN INCH
OVERNIGHT WILL LEAD TO CONTINUED RISES ON THE MANISTEE RIVER
NEAR SHERMAN TODAY AND TONIGHT...WITH THE RIVER CRESTING JUST
ABOVE FLOOD STAGE EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS...FOR THE
LATEST INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS FLOODING SITUATION.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD WILL ISSUE ANOTHER STATEMENT
ON THIS SITUATION AS NEW INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE.

&&

MIC165-250339-
/O.EXT.KAPX.FL.W.0007.141125T0600Z-141126T1800Z/
/SHRM4.1.ER.141125T0600Z.141125T1800Z.141126T1200Z.NR/
1039 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...THE FLOOD
WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MANISTEE RIVER NEAR SHERMAN.
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  9:30 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.6 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY AFTER MIDNIGHT AND CONTINUE
  RISING TO NEAR 15.4 FEET BY EARLY AFTERNOON TUESDAY.THE RIVER WILL
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...FLOODING OF PROPERTY AND HOMES ADJACENT TO
  RIGHT BANK OF RIVER ALONG OJIBWAY DRIVE, OTTAWA DRIVE, AND CHIPPEWA
  DRIVE 1 MILE NORTH OF SHERMAN.  FLOODING OF N 11 ROAD BETWEEN W 14
  ROAD AND W 16 ROAD 1 MILE NORTHWEST OF MESICK.


&&

                   FLD      OBSERVED               FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION           STG    STG  DAY  TIME       TUE     WED     THU

MANISTEE RIVER
  SHERMAN           15   13.6  MON 09 AM      15.0    15.2    14.4


&&


LAT...LON 4451 8552 4436 8552 4434 8569 4438 8580
      4447 8580



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