Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

  THORNAPPLE RIVER ABOVE HASTINGS AFFECTING BARRY COUNTY

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST
LOWER MICHIGAN...

  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  KALAMAZOO RIVER NEAR NEW RICHMOND AFFECTING ALLEGAN COUNTY
  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY

.THE WEATHER WILL REMAIN COLD AND DRY THROUGH THE DAY TODAY. MORE
SNOW SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY WITH ANOTHER
QUICK ROUND ON FRIDAY. SNOW ACCUMULATIONS WILL BE MINOR IN BOTH
EVENTS AND TOTAL PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WILL BE LIGHT AND SPREAD OUT
OVER TIME. THE EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS FOR WARMER CONDITIONS TO MOVE IN
OVER THE WEEKEND WITH LIGHT PRECIPITATION 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.


&&

MIC037-271803-
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/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS
* UNTIL SATURDAY EVENING.
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.2 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 7.0 FEET BY TOMORROW
  EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. EXPECT MINOR FLOODING IN
  LOW LYING PASTURES, FARMLAND, AND WOODED AREAS ADJACENT TO THE
  RIVER

&&

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

$$

MIC067-271803-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0095.000000T0000Z-141130T0600Z/
/SMYM4.N.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA
* UNTIL LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.
* AT 09 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.0 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 5.5 FEET BY TOMORROW
  EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 5.5 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. OVERFLOW BEGINS IN LOW
  AREAS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER

&&

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

$$

MIC015-261633-
/O.CAN.KGRR.FL.Y.0099.000000T0000Z-141129T0300Z/
/HSTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE THORNAPPLE RIVER ABOVE HASTINGS.
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.6 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CREST BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 4.7 FEET THIS
  EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 5.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF
  LOW LYING AREAS AND FARMLAND ADJACENT TO THE RIVER

&&

LAT...LON 4268 8550 4259 8523 4260 8516 4266 8517
      4265 8524 4273 8541

$$

MIC005-271803-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0103.000000T0000Z-141128T0000Z/
/RCMM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE KALAMAZOO RIVER NEAR NEW RICHMOND
* UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING.
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.1 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 15.3 FEET BY THIS AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL AND BEGINS TO SPILL OVER
  INTO LARGE SWAMPY AREAS ALONG THE RIVER

&&

LAT...LON 4261 8617 4260 8608 4256 8602 4256 8589
      4266 8599 4268 8616

$$

MIC105-271803-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0100.000000T0000Z-141129T1200Z/
/SCTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1103 AM EST WED NOV 26 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE
* UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING.
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.6 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 4.0 FEET BY TOMORROW
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 4.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. OVERFLOW OF LOW LYING
  AREAS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER OCCURS

&&

LAT...LON 4391 8627 4391 8624 4390 8619 4396 8619
      4397 8624 4396 8632

$$




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