Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1042 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

MIC085-105-171452-
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LAKE MI-MASON MI-
1042 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING THAT WAS IN EFFECT FOR MASON AND LAKE COUNTIES
IS CANCELLED...

EXCESS RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAIN HAS ENDED OVER THE WARNED AREA. STREAMS
AND CREEKS IN THE WARNED AREA HAVE RECEDED OR WERE BEGINNING TO
RECEDE...ENDING THE FLOOD THREAT. IF FLOODING HAS BEEN OBSERVED...
PLEASE REPORT IT TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY.

LAT...LON 4417 8509 4383 8509 4383 8556 4417 8556
      4417 8528

$$

MIC133-171930-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
OSCEOLA MI-
1042 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR OSCEOLA COUNTY UNTIL 330 PM
EDT...

THE WARNING IS GOING TO BE EXTENDED INTO FRIDAY. NUMEROUS ROADS
REMAIN UNDER WATER AND ARE CLOSED THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY. ROAD
COMMISSION OFFICIALS CONTINUE TO ADDRESS THE FLOODED ROADS.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...REED CITY...
EVART...LEROY...MARION...ASHTON...AVONDALE...HIGHLAND...INA...PARK
LAKE AND PISGAH HEIGHTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS
AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...NORMALLY DRY WASHES... AS WELL AS
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED...ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND. DO NOT
STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

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 4417 8509 4383 8509 4383 8556 4417 8556
      4417 8528

$$

HOVING







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