Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1128 AM EST MON JAN 9 2017

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

  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton COUNTY
  Flat River Near Smyrna affecting Ionia COUNTY

...The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a flood
advisory for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham COUNTY
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton COUNTY

.A complex forecast this week with ongoing ice jamming occurring
combined with some significant rainfall for Tuesday. Gauge
fluctuations of a foot or more from the forecast are possible as ice
jams are often unpredictable in nature. The following forecast is
based on observed and forecast 48 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 station for further
information.

&&

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1128 AM EST MON JAN 9 2017
e is not current observed data
The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt.
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.
* at 11 AM Monday the stage was estimated to be 4.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.1 feet early Wednesday
  morning.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying areas
  adjacent to the river, in the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and
  sections of East Mt. Hope Road.

&&

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

$$

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1128 AM EST MON JAN 9 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 10 AM Monday the stage was 5.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.8 feet by early Friday
  morning.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of homes in Dewitt and
  along the river between Dewitt and Eagle. Flooding occurs in
  Riverside Park in Dewitt and Looking Glass Valley Park in Wacousta.

&&

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

$$

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1128 AM EST MON JAN 9 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids.
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 11 AM Monday the stage was 6.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.9 feet by early Saturday
  morning.
* 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

$$

MIC067-101827-
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1128 AM EST MON JAN 9 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Flat River Near Smyrna
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 10 AM Monday the stage was 6.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.6 feet by Friday evening.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of about 30 Double R
  Ranch Campground sites and in low lying areas adjacent to the
  river.

&&

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

$$

Hoving



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