Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
238 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

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MUSKEGON MI-
238 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR MUSKEGON COUNTY UNTIL 930 PM
EDT...

AT 234 PM EDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND LOCAL OFFICIALS REPORTED
THAT FLOODING WAS STILL OCCURRING...ESPECIALLY IN NORTHERN SECTIONS
OF MUSKEGON COUNTY. MANY ROADWAYS ARE STILL UNDER WATER INCLUDING
SOME MAJOR ROADWAYS. SMALLER TRIBUTARIES SUCH AS CEDAR CREEK AND
BROOKS CREEK REMAIN HIGH. RECEDING WATERS WILL TAKE SOME TIME BEFORE
CONDITIONS IMPROVE.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...MUSKEGON...
WHITEHALL...BLUE LAKE...CANADA CORNERS...CLEAR LAKE...MEINERT PARK...
MOORLAND...MUSKEGON ARPT AND WHITE LAKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS
AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY ROADS
AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW LYING
AREAS ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4347 8604 4329 8604 4329 8579 4321 8579
      4320 8591 4312 8591 4312 8627 4337 8643
      4347 8647

$$

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