Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
229 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

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

  Battle Creek At Battle Creek affecting Calhoun County

.A system will brush the Southern Great Lakes region today.
Precipitation with this system could bring a quarter to a half inch
of rain to portions of the headwaters of the Grand River. This should
not result in additional rises, but may slow the rate of fall this
weekend into early next week. More rain is possible 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.

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229 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Battle Creek At Battle Creek.
* at 02 PM Saturday the stage was 3.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 3.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 4.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall to 2.8 feet by tomorrow
  morning.
* Impact, at 3.0 feet...River is bankfull. Flooding of low lying
  areas occurs in the vicinity of Pine Lake Road and McAllister Road
  at the river crossings. Rising waters begin to impact the backyards
  of homes in the vicinity of the river near Pine Lake Road and
  McAllister Road in Pennfield Township.

&&

LAT...LON 4230 8518 4234 8510 4237 8504 4240 8509
      4237 8516 4235 8520

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