Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
946 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

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

  SYCAMORE CREEK AT HOLT AFFECTING INGHAM COUNTY
  LOOKING GLASS RIVER NEAR EAGLE AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  ROGUE RIVER BELOW ROCKFORD AFFECTING KENT COUNTY

.RADAR ESTIMATES A QUARTER TO A HALF INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN AS OF
9:30 PM EST SUNDAY...WITH SOME HIGHER AMOUNTS OVER THE KALAMAZOO
RIVER BASIN. WIDESPREAD LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN WILL CONTINUE
OVERNIGHT AND INTO MONDAY WITH AN ADDITIONAL HALF TO THREE
QUARTERS OF AN INCH POSSIBLE BEFORE RAIN CHANGES OVER TO SNOW
MONDAY AFTERNOON. ACCUMULATING SNOW IS LIKELY MONDAY EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE 1 TO 4
INCH RANGE. 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.


&&

MIC065-250446-
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/HHTM4.N.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
946 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE SYCAMORE CREEK AT HOLT.
* UNTIL LATE MONDAY NIGHT.
* AT 09 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE HAD RISEN TO 3.4 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 6.1 FEET BY MONDAY
  AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 6.0 FEET...FLOODING BEGINS IN LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE
  CREEK AND AT THE LANSING MUNICIPAL GOLF COURSE AND SCOTT WOODS PARK

&&

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

$$

MIC037-250446-
/O.NEW.KGRR.FL.Y.0094.141124T0246Z-141127T1800Z/
/EAGM4.N.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
946 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE LOOKING GLASS RIVER NEAR EAGLE.
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 08 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE HAD RISEN TO 3.0 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 5.4 FEET BY TUESDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 5.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL

&&

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

$$

MIC067-250446-
/O.NEW.KGRR.FL.Y.0095.141124T0246Z-141201T0000Z/
/SMYM4.N.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
946 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA.
* UNTIL SUNDAY NOVEMBER 30.
* AT 08 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE HAD RISEN TO 4.2 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 6.0 FEET BY THURSDAY
  EVENING.

&&

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

$$

MIC081-250446-
/O.NEW.KGRR.FL.Y.0096.141124T0246Z-141126T1800Z/
/ROCM4.N.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
946 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE ROGUE RIVER BELOW ROCKFORD.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 09 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE HAD RISEN TO 5.2 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 7.3 FEET BY TUESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL

&&

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

$$

EBW




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