Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
113 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

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MUSKEGON MI-
113 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR MUSKEGON COUNTY UNTIL 930 PM
EDT...

AT 113 PM EDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED THAT
THAT FLOODING WAS STILL OCCURRING THROUGHOUT THE WARNED AREA. MANY
SECONDARY ROADS ARE STILL UNDER WATER. ROADWAY REPAIRS ARE ONGOING.
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS HAVE PEAKED AND ARE BEGINNING A SLOW FALL.
FLOOD WATERS WILL SLOWLY RECEDE AND CONDITIONS WILL NOTICEABLY
IMPROVE OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.


SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...MUSKEGON...
WHITEHALL...BLUE LAKE...CANADA CORNERS...CLEAR LAKE...MEINERT PARK...
MOORLAND...MUSKEGON ARPT AND WHITE LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM HAS CAUSED FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS
AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...NORMALLY DRY WASHES... AS WELL AS
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4347 8604 4329 8604 4329 8579 4321 8579
      4320 8591 4312 8591 4312 8627 4337 8643
      4347 8647

$$

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