Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1008 PM EDT SUN JUL 13 2014

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

  GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY

.RIVERS CONTINUE RUNNING HIGH FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR. A GRADUAL
DECLINE IS EXPECTED HOWEVER WITH TRANQUIL WEATHER BEGINNING MID
WEEK. UNTIL THEN...READINGS ABOVE BANKFULL ARE LIKELY GIVEN RECENT
RAIN AND SOME SHOWERS/T-STORMS THROUGH TUESDAY. 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.


&&

MIC067-150408-
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/IONM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1008 PM EDT SUN JUL 13 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE GRAND RIVER AT IONIA
* UNTIL TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 09 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.4 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 13.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 13.7 FEET BY TOMORROW
  EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 13.5 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. MINOR OVERFLOW BEGINS IN
  LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE RIVER NEAR AND ACROSS FROM THE IONIA
  FAIRGROUNDS

&&

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


$$

MIC037-150407-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0087.000000T0000Z-140719T1800Z/
/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1008 PM EDT SUN JUL 13 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 09 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.6 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 8.6 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT.
* IMPACT...AT 9.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF COUNTY LINE ROAD
  AND A HOME ALONG COUNTY LINE ROAD

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8493 4308 8468 4310 8457 4317 8456
      4314 8471 4302 8495

$$

MIC067-141600-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0092.000000T0000Z-140714T1600Z/
/SMYM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1008 PM EDT SUN JUL 13 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 09 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.6 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 5.5 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL.  OVERFLOW BEGINS IN LOW
  AREAS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER

&&

LAT...LON 4312 8527 4306 8530 4298 8541 4296 8534
      4296 8528 4308 8520

$$

HOVING



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