Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
718 AM EDT SAT JUN 17 2017

MIZ044-045-050-051-056>058-171215-
Montcalm MI-Muskegon MI-Ionia MI-Mecosta MI-Ottawa MI-Newaygo MI-
Kent MI-
718 AM EDT SAT JUN 17 2017

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

At 718 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking strong thunderstorms along
a line extending from Fruitport to near Eastmanville to near Bauer.
Movement was northeast at 45 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph with downed tree limbs will be possible
with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Grand Rapids...        Greenville...          Belding...
Stanton...             Wyoming...             Kentwood...
Walker...              East Grand Rapids...   Hudsonville...
Rockford...            Coopersville...        Sparta...
Ferrysburg...          Howard City...         Ravenna...
Fruitport...           Lakeview...            Grant...
Morley...              Jenison...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with these storms.
Lightning can strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe
shelter inside a building or vehicle.

&&

LAT...LON 4314 8628 4362 8535 4340 8506 4318 8487
      4281 8592 4297 8606 4307 8619 4311 8618
      4309 8619 4309 8622
TIME...MOT...LOC 1118Z 239DEG 39KT 4312 8615 4300 8599 4291 8591

$$

MWS



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