Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
950 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

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

  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent County
  Kalamazoo River At Comstock affecting Kalamazoo County
  Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond affecting Allegan County
  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry County

.A few showers will linger around Jackson late this evening before
clearing begins to take place overnight. The entire area will be
free of precipitation after midnight and into Sunday. Dry conditions
are expected to hold on through at least late Sunday evening.
Another round of rainfall is expected to develop and move in late
Sunday night and Monday. Total precipitation amounts are expected to
be relatively light with little affect on area rivers. Dry weather
will settle back in for much of the week until at least Friday.

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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950 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Saturday July 04.
* at 08 PM Saturday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 16.0 feet...Expect extensive lowland overflow to occur

&&

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


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950 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Grand River At Lowell
* until Sunday afternoon.
* There is not current observed data.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will slowly fall through Sunday.
* 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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950 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* until late Tuesday night.
* at 09 PM Saturday the stage was 6.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.9 feet by tomorrow morning.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Flooding begins in low lying areas along the
  creek and at the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and Scott Woods
  Park.

&&

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

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950 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
* until late Monday night.
* at 08 PM Saturday the stage was 5.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

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

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950 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Thornapple River Above Hastings
* until late Monday night.
* at 09 PM Saturday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* 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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MIC077-290349-
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950 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Kalamazoo River At Comstock
* until Thursday morning.
* at 09 PM Saturday the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.5 feet by after midnight
  tonight.
* Impact, at 9.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying areas, the
  park in Comstock, and residential areas along Portage Creek, near
  Gull Street and the Recreation Park.

&&

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

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950 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond
* until late Thursday night.
* at 09 PM Saturday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 15.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 15.7 feet by early Tuesday
  morning.
* 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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