Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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WGUS83 KGRR 270055

855 PM EDT WED OCT 26 2016

...The flood advisory continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...

  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County

.Little additional precipitation is expected overnight. Conditions
will trend drier through Thursday and into the weekend. Rivers will
continue to rise in response to rainfall amounts that have already
reached between one-half and one inch throughout much of Southwest
Lower Michigan. The following forecast is based on observed and
forecast 48 hour precipitation.


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 station for further


855 PM EDT WED OCT 26 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* until late Friday night.
* at 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.1 feet by tomorrow evening.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Flooding begins in low lying areas along the
  creek and at the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and Scott Woods


LAT...LON 4271 8455 4268 8455 4264 8451 4264 8445
      4268 8449 4271 8451


855 PM EDT WED OCT 26 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until Wednesday November 02.
* at 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 5.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.2 feet by Saturday evening.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding in
  low lying pastures, farmland, and wooded areas adjacent to the


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



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