Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary Off
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25

000
WGUS83 KGRR 030343
FLSGRR


FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1143 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

...The Flood Advisory is cancelled for the following rivers in
Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Kalamazoo River At Comstock affecting Kalamazoo County
  Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond affecting Allegan County

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

  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County

.River levels are generally falling, and mainly dry weather is
expected into early next week. 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.

&&

MIC067-030413-
/O.CAN.KGRR.FL.Y.0045.000000T0000Z-150703T1800Z/
/IONM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1143 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Grand River At Ionia.
* at 10 PM Thursday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall to 12.8 feet by Saturday
  morning.
* Impact, at 13.5 feet...River is bankfull. Minor overflow begins in
  low lying areas along the river near and across from the Ionia.

&&

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

$$

MIC065-040542-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0065.000000T0000Z-150705T0530Z/
/HHTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1143 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* until late Saturday night.
* at 11 PM Thursday the stage was 6.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Flooding begins in low lying areas along the
  creek and at the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and Scott Woods
  Park.

&&

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

$$

MIC077-030413-
/O.CAN.KGRR.FL.Y.0060.000000T0000Z-150703T0500Z/
/CMSM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1143 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Kalamazoo River At Comstock.
* at 11 PM Thursday the stage was 6.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall to 5.7 feet by Saturday
  morning.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

LAT...LON 4242 8565 4226 8558 4224 8549 4231 8549
      4242 8554

$$

MIC005-030413-
/O.CAN.KGRR.FL.Y.0057.000000T0000Z-150703T0500Z/
/RCMM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1143 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond.
* at 11 PM Thursday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 15.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall to 14.4 feet by Saturday
  morning.
* Impact, at 15.0 feet...River is bankfull and begins to spill over
  into large swampy areas along the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4261 8617 4260 8608 4256 8602 4256 8589
      4266 8599 4268 8616

$$

63


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.