Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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WGUS83 KGRR 181400

1000 AM EDT SUN SEP 18 2016

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

  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County

.Dry conditions are anticipated today through much of Monday. A
frontal boundary will approach Lower Michigan late Monday evening,
bringing showers and thunderstorms. A few storms may result in
locally heavy rainfall, which is likely to be brief. Overall
precipitation amounts are expected to remain light. Water rises on
Sycamore Creek are slowing, signaling that rises are nearing their
peak. Provided that lighter amount pan out near Holt Monday night,
flooding concerns will remain low. The following forecast is based on
observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation.


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


1000 AM EDT SUN SEP 18 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* until late tonight.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was 6.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river is nearing its crest today, it will begin to
  to fall late this afternoon.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Flooding begins in low lying areas along the
  creek and at the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and Scott Woods


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



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