Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

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

  Kalamazoo River At Comstock affecting Kalamazoo County
  Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond affecting Allegan County
  Battle Creek At Battle Creek affecting Calhoun County
  Grand River At Eaton Rapids affecting Eaton County
  Grand River At Lansing affecting Ingham County
  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent County
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County
  Red Cedar River At East Lansing affecting Ingham County
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry County

.A quarter to half inch of rain is possible today across the Grand
and Kalamazoo River basins. Isolated thunderstorms are also
possible...which could produce locally higher amounts. Dry weather
is forecast for Friday...with rain moving back in across much of the
area on Saturday. 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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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Eaton Rapids
* until Friday morning.
* at 08 AM Thursday the stage was 5.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor overflow into
  low lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 4260 8465 4248 8470 4232 8447 4237 8434
      4252 8457 4260 8455

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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Lansing
* until Friday evening.
* at 09 AM Thursday the stage was 10.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will remain steady through this afternoon
  before falling.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

LAT...LON 4273 8467 4274 8458 4271 8454 4277 8454
      4279 8467

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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Wednesday morning.
* at 09 AM Thursday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 17.4 feet by tomorrow early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 18.0 feet...Water surrounds automobile building at Ionia
  Fairgrounds.

&&

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


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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Lowell
* until Saturday afternoon.
* at 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 7.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 10.1 feet by this afternoon.
* 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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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* until late Sunday night.
* at 09 AM Thursday the stage was 7.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying areas
  adjacent to the river, in the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and
  sections of East Mt. Hope Road.

&&

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

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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Red Cedar River At East Lansing
* until Friday morning.
* at 09 AM Thursday the stage was 6.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...River reaches bankfull and low lying areas
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4271 8455 4270 8447 4268 8438 4274 8438
      4275 8447 4274 8454

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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
* until Wednesday evening.
* at 09 AM Thursday the stage was 6.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.2 feet by early Monday
  morning.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying wooded
  areas.

&&

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

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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Thornapple River Above Hastings
* until Monday evening.
* at 09 AM Thursday the stage was 5.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 5.7 feet by 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

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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Kalamazoo River At Comstock
* until late Sunday night.
* at 09 AM Thursday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.8 feet by Saturday evening.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...Expect minor flooding in park in Comstock.

&&

LAT...LON 4242 8565 4226 8558 4224 8549 4231 8549
      4242 8554

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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond
* until Monday evening.
* at 09 AM Thursday the stage was 15.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 15.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 15.6 feet by after midnight
  tonight.
* 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

$$

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1017 AM EDT THU JUN 25 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Battle Creek At Battle Creek
* until Friday evening.
* at 09 AM Thursday the stage was 3.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 3.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 3.3 feet by this afternoon.
* Impact, at 3.0 feet...River is bankfull. Flooding of low lying
  areas occurs in the vicinity of Pine Lake Road and McAllister Road
  at the river crossings. Rising waters begin to impact the backyards
  of homes in the vicinity of the river near Pine Lake Road and
  McAllister Road in Pennfield Township.

&&

LAT...LON 4230 8518 4234 8510 4237 8504 4240 8509
      4237 8516 4235 8520

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