Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent County
  Grand River Near Comstock Park affecting Kent County
  Grand River At Grand Rapids affecting Kent County
  Red Cedar River Above Williamston affecting Ingham County
  Red Cedar River At East Lansing affecting Ingham County
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry County
  Thornapple River Near Caledonia affecting Kent County
  Pere Marquette River Near Scottville affecting Mason County

...The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a flood
advisory for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County

.Runoff from snow melt and rainfall last night and today will run
off the frozen ground and into the river tonight, causing river
levels to quickly rise. The following forecast is based on observed
and forecast 48 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 station for further
information.

&&

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1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until further notice.
* at 11 AM Monday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 18.6 feet by Thursday
  morning.
* Impact, at 18.0 feet...Water surrounds automobile building at Ionia
  Fairgrounds.

&&

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


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1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Lowell
* until further notice.
* There is not current observed data.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 12.2 feet Friday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8541 4296 8534 4297 8524 4290 8521
      4289 8534 4289 8548

$$

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1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River Near Comstock Park
* until further notice.
* There is not current observed data.
* Bankfull stage is 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.9 feet by Thursday
  night.
* Impact, at 12.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of homes along
  Abrigador Trail.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8572 4308 8570 4309 8557 4302 8559
      4303 8562 4297 8563

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1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Grand Rapids
* until further notice.
* at 12 PM Monday the stage was 4.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 14.1 feet by early Saturday
  morning.
* Impact, at 14.0 feet...Expect minor flooding to occur in low lying
  areas upstream and downstream of Grand Rapids, especially in the
  areas of North Park and Comstock Park.

&&

LAT...LON 4297 8583 4295 8578 4298 8572 4297 8563
      4288 8574 4291 8589

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1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt.
* from this afternoon to Saturday evening.
* at 11 AM Monday the stage was 4.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.9 feet this evening.
* 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 8451 4268 8449 4264 8445 4264 8451
      4268 8455 4271 8455

$$

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1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Red Cedar River Above Williamston
* until Friday afternoon.
* at 12 PM Monday the stage was 4.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.3 feet by Wednesday
  morning.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...River is bankfull. Overflow begins in low
  lying areas adjacent to the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4274 8438 4272 8427 4272 8419 4265 8419
      4265 8427 4268 8438

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1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Red Cedar River At East Lansing
* until Saturday afternoon.
* at 12 PM Monday the stage was 4.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.9 feet by Wednesday
  evening.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying areas,
  adjacent parks, and farmland.

&&

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

$$

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1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Thornapple River Above Hastings
* until further notice.
* at 12 PM Monday the stage was 3.9 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 Thursday
  morning.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of Tyden Park in
  Hastings, and homes upstream and downstream of Hastings.

&&

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

$$

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1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Thornapple River Near Caledonia
* until Friday afternoon.
* at 11 AM Monday the stage was 4.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.0 feet by Wednesday
  evening.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect overflow into low
  lying areas along the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4293 8544 4273 8544 4273 8541 4268 8550
      4273 8551 4298 8552

$$

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1254 PM EST Mon Jan 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Pere Marquette River Near Scottville
* until Saturday afternoon.
* at 12 PM Monday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 4.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 4.2 feet by Thursday morning.
* Impact, at 4.0 feet...River is bankfull. Overflow of low lying
  areas adjacent to the river occurs.

&&

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

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