Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
742 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
ADVISORY FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

  ROGUE RIVER BELOW ROCKFORD AFFECTING KENT COUNTY

.THE CURRENT WEATHER IS DOMINATED BY AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE.
CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN DRY DURING THE DAY TODAY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
FOR LIGHT PRECIPITION NORTH OF MUSKEGON AND GRAND RAPIDS TONIGHT. THE
EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS FOR LIGHT RAIN TO QUICKLY MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY. TOTAL PRECIPATION AMOUNTS OF LESS
THAN ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH ARE POSSIBLE. 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.


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742 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE ROGUE RIVER BELOW ROCKFORD.
* UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING.
* AT 07 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.7 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF HOMES UPSTREAM OF
  ROCKFORD

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LAT...LON 4306 8555 4309 8555 4313 8551 4313 8559
      4310 8562 4306 8562

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