Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
936 PM EDT MON APR 17 2017

...The Flood Advisory is cancelled for the following river in
Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Grand River At Grand Rapids affecting Kent County

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent County
  Grand River Near Comstock Park affecting Kent County
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County
  Muskegon River At Evart affecting Osceola County

.River levels are on their way down for the most part. The Muskegon
River continues to rise due to the rainfall that occurred across
Northern Lower Michigan this past weekend.

Some lighter rainfall amounts of around a quarter to half an
inch are possible Tuesday night. This will have small impacts
on the rivers. Heavier rainfall will be more likely Wednesday night
where an inch or more will be possible. This could drive river
levels up once again.

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 station for further
information.

&&

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936 PM EDT MON APR 17 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until further notice.
* at 08 PM Monday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 16.0 feet...Expect extensive lowland overflow to occur.

&&

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


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936 PM EDT MON APR 17 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Lowell
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* The estimated stage at 9 pm was 10.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will slowly fall through Wednesday.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect flooding of low
  lying areas adjacent to the banks.

&&

LAT...LON 4289 8548 4289 8534 4290 8521 4297 8524
      4296 8534 4298 8541

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936 PM EDT MON APR 17 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River Near Comstock Park
* until late Tuesday night.
* at 08 AM Monday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 12.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of homes along
  Abrigador Trail.

&&

LAT...LON 4297 8563 4303 8562 4302 8559 4309 8557
      4308 8570 4298 8572

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936 PM EDT MON APR 17 2017

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Grand River At Grand Rapids.
* at 09 PM Monday the stage was 11.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall to 10.3 feet by Wednesday
  morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4291 8589 4288 8574 4297 8563 4298 8572
      4295 8578 4297 8583

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936 PM EDT MON APR 17 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
* until further notice.
* at 08 PM Monday the stage was 6.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of homes in Dewitt and
  along the river between Dewitt and Eagle. Flooding occurs in
  Riverside Park in Dewitt and Looking Glass Valley Park in Wacousta.

&&

LAT...LON 4283 8489 4279 8474 4281 8455 4287 8455
      4286 8474 4290 8489

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936 PM EDT MON APR 17 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until further notice.
* at 09 PM Monday the stage was 8.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* 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

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936 PM EDT MON APR 17 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Muskegon River At Evart
* until Sunday afternoon.
* at 08 PM Monday the stage was 10.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 10.7 feet by Wednesday
  evening.
* Impact, at 10.5 feet...Flood waters begin to surround homes
  upstream of Evart in the Jeffery subdivision along Linden and
  Riverside Roads. Portions of Linden and Riverside Roads in the
  Jeffery subdivision begin to go underwater. High water also begins
  to cover Trout Drive in the Doc and Tom subdivision located just
  east of m66 off of 9 Mile Road.

&&

LAT...LON 4384 8532 4387 8523 4391 8515 4398 8515
      4395 8527 4390 8537

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