Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1100 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

 ...The Flood Warning has been cancelled and downgraded to a Flood
Advisory for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Muskegon River Near Croton affecting Newaygo County
  Little Muskegon River Above Morley affecting Mecosta County

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in Southwest
Lower Michigan...

  Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant affecting Isabella County

.River levels have crested last night and the water is now beginning
to recede. Major flooding continues in Mount Pleasant, and the river
will remain above flood stage into Tuesday, but steady improvement is
expected. Scattered showers today will have little to impact on the
rivers. The following forecast is based on observed and forecast 24
hour precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Motorists should not attempt to drive around
barricades or drive cars through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local
radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio station for further
information.

Additional weather and river information can be found on our homepage
at www.weather.gov/grr

&&

MIC073-251700-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-170627T2100Z/
/MPTM4.3.ER.170623T1138Z.170624T0445Z.170627T0900Z.NR/
1100 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant.
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* at 10:15 AM Saturday the stage was 13.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Major Flooding is occurring and Moderate Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will to fall to moderate flood stage below
  13 feet Saturday afternoon, and will fall below minor flood stage
  at 8 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet... expect moderate flooding of residences
  located in the north part of Mt Pleasant.
* Flood history, this crest reached 14.8 feet around midnight Friday
  night. This level was 10 inches below the record flood crest that
  occurred on September 12, 1986.


&&

LAT...LON 4362 8485 4367 8475 4366 8461 4358 8461
      4360 8472 4356 8480

$$

MIC123-241530-
/O.CAN.KGRR.FL.W.0033.000000T0000Z-170625T1200Z/
/CROM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1100 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  the Muskegon River Near Croton.
  and has been downgraded to a Flood Advisory.
* at 10:30 AM Saturday the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river crested near flood stage between 8.9 and 9.0
  feet. The river will fall to 8.2 feet by Sunday morning.
* Impact, at 9.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of cottages and homes
  downstream of Newaygo on Riverview Drive in Bridgeton Township and
  Pepperidge in Ashland Township.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 8.8 feet
  on Apr 10 2015.

&&

LAT...LON 4335 8604 4345 8582 4346 8570 4342 8562
      4338 8578 4328 8604

$$

MIC107-241530-
/O.CAN.KGRR.FL.W.0034.000000T0000Z-170626T1200Z/
/MORM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1100 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  the Little Muskegon River Above Morley.
  and has been downgraded to a Flood Advisory.
* at 8:15 PM Friday the stage was 5.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river has crested around flood stage at 6 feet and
  will begin to fall this afternoon.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Widespread minor flooding of low lying areas
  with homes isolated by high water.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 5.6 feet
  on Apr 29 2011.

&&

LAT...LON 4352 8544 4354 8537 4350 8529 4347 8534
      4347 8544

$$

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