Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1023 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST
LOWER MICHIGAN...

  PINE RIVER AT ALMA AFFECTING GRATIOT COUNTY

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST
LOWER MICHIGAN...

  GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  LITTLE MUSKEGON RIVER ABOVE MORLEY AFFECTING MECOSTA COUNTY

.DRY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST WITH VERY LITTLE RAINFALL EXPECTED
THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEK. ADDITIONAL RUNOFF SHOULD BE MINIMAL.
THE FOLLOWING FORECAST IS BASED ON OBSERVED AND FORECAST 24 HOUR
PRECIPITATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...CAUTION IS URGED WHEN WALKING NEAR RIVERBANKS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS MINOR FLOODING IS POSSIBLE AND RIVERS ARE
FORECAST TO EXCEED BANKFULL.  IF YOU ARE IN THE ADVISORY AREA REMAIN
ALERT TO POSSIBLE FLOODING... OR THE POSSIBILITY OF THE ADVISORY
BEING UPGRADED TO A WARNING. REPORT OBSERVED FLOODING TO LOCAL
EMERGENCY SERVICES OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AND REQUEST THEY PASS THIS
INFORMATION ON TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

STAY TUNED TO FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO YOUR LOCAL
RADIO... TELEVISION... OR NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.


&&

MIC067-170423-
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/IONM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1023 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE GRAND RIVER AT IONIA
* UNTIL MONDAY MORNING.
* AT 09 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.9 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 13.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL REMAIN NEAR 14.9 THROUGH WEDNESDAY
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...HIGH WATER AFFECTS NORTH DRIVE ON IONIA
  FAIRGROUNDS

&&

LAT...LON 4290 8521 4296 8499 4303 8488 4297 8524


$$

MIC037-170423-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-140422T0000Z/
/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1023 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.
* AT 09 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.0 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 8.2 FEET BY WEDNESDAY EARLY
  AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 9.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF COUNTY LINE ROAD
  AND A HOME ALONG COUNTY LINE ROAD

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8493 4308 8468 4310 8457 4317 8456
      4314 8471 4302 8495

$$

MIC067-170423-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0049.000000T0000Z-140422T0000Z/
/SMYM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1023 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.
* AT 09 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.0 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 6.6 FEET BY THURSDAY
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 8.5 FEET...FLOODING BEGINS TO IMPACT HOMES AND FLOOD
  BASEMENTS IN LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE RIVER

&&

LAT...LON 4312 8527 4306 8530 4298 8541 4296 8534
      4296 8528 4308 8520

$$

MIC107-170423-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-140417T1800Z/
/MORM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1023 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE LITTLE MUSKEGON RIVER ABOVE MORLEY
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 09 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.0 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 4.3 FEET THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 4.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL

&&

LAT...LON 4347 8544 4347 8534 4350 8529 4354 8537
      4352 8544

$$

MIC057-170423-
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/ALMM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1023 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE PINE RIVER AT ALMA
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.
* AT 04 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.4 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL

&&

LAT...LON 4329 8474 4336 8463 4347 8452 4347 8459
      4340 8469 4334 8476

$$




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