Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
908 AM EDT WED SEP 21 2016

MIZ039-040-045-046-051-052-057>059-066-067-211500-
MECOSTA MI-INGHAM MI-EATON MI-CLINTON MI-IONIA MI-GRATIOT MI-
OSCEOLA MI-KENT MI-MONTCALM MI-CLARE MI-ISABELLA MI-
908 AM EDT WED SEP 21 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR IONIA...CLINTON...SOUTHERN
CLARE...SOUTHERN OSCEOLA...ISABELLA...EASTERN KENT...NORTHERN
INGHAM...GRATIOT...MONTCALM AND MECOSTA COUNTIES UNTIL 1100 AM EDT...

AT 906 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BIG RAPIDS TO GRAND RAPIDS.
MOVEMENT WAS EAST AT 35 MPH.

NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 40 MPH WITH DOWNED TREE LIMBS
WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LANSING...             MOUNT PLEASANT...      IONIA...
BIG RAPIDS...          ALMA...                GREENVILLE...
ST. JOHNS...           BELDING...             PORTLAND...
LOWELL...              CLARE...               ITHACA...
EVART...               STANTON...             WAVERLY...
HASLETT...             KENTWOOD...            EAST LANSING...
GRAND LEDGE...         ST. LOUIS...

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 4274 8418 4277 8555 4393 8555 4393 8461
      4347 8461 4346 8437 4278 8436 4278 8418
TIME...MOT...LOC 1306Z 261DEG 43KT 4376 8544 4296 8567

$$

MEADE


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