Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
256 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

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IONIA MI-KENT MI-
256 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHERN KENT COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN...
  SOUTHWESTERN IONIA COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 255 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED ONE TO TWO INCHES PER HOUR FALLING ACROSS SOUTHERN
  KENT COUNTY WITH 2.10 INCHES REPORTED IN ONE HOUR IN BYRON CENTER.
  THIS WILL CAUSE PONDING ON ROADS AND FLOODED INTERSECTIONS...AS
  WELL AS FLOODED LOW LYING AREAS.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...IONIA...LAKE ODESSA...LOWELL...SARANAC...BOWNE CENTER...
  CAMPBELL CORNERS...ELMDALE...FERGUSON CORNERS...GERALD R FORD
  ARPT...IONIA COUNTY ARPT AND TREMAINE CORNERS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4295 8531 4300 8503 4277 8503 4277 8578
      4287 8578

$$

HOVING








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