Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
821 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

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

  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY

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

  MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART AFFECTING OSCEOLA COUNTY

.THE CURRENT WEATHER IS DOMINATED BY HIGH PRESSURE. THE EXTENDED
OUTLOOK SUPPORTS DRY CONDITIONS THROUGH EARLY THURSDAY. MOISTURE WILL
BEGIN TO STREAM IN BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY WITH
PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS GENERALLY AROUND A HALF INCH OR LESS. 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.

&&

MIC105-240051-
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/SCTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
821 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE.
* AT 08 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.0 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 3.7 FEET BY FRIDAY
  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

$$

MIC133-250221-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0061.000000T0000Z-140426T1800Z/
/EVRM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
821 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 08 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.4 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 10.5 FEET...FLOOD WATERS BEGIN TO SURROUND HOMES
  UPSTREAM OF EVART IN THE JEFFERY SUBDIVISION ALONG LINDEN AND
  RIVERSIDE ROADS.  PORTIONS OF LINDEN AND RIVERSIDE ROADS IN THE
  JEFFERY SUBDIVISION BEGIN TO GO UNDERWATER.  HIGH WATER ALSO BEGINS
  TO COVER TROUT DRIVE IN THE DOC AND TOM SUBDIVISION LOCATED JUST
  EAST OF M66 OFF OF 9 MILE ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 4384 8532 4387 8523 4391 8515 4398 8515
      4395 8527 4390 8537

$$

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