Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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WGUS83 KGRR 181926
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
326 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
ADVISORY FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH PART OF THE WEEKEND BEFORE SOME
SHOWERS MOVE BACK IN FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ALTHOUGH
SIGNFICANT AMOUNTS ARE NOT IN THE FORECAST. THE EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS
FOR ADDTIONAL RAIN CHANCES TOWARD THE END OF 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.


&&

MIC105-192126-
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326 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY EVENING.
* AT 03 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 5.5 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 5.5 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF CAMPGROUNDS LOCATED
  IN SCOTTVILLE RIVERSIDE PARK

&&

LAT...LON 4391 8627 4391 8624 4390 8619 4396 8619
      4397 8624 4396 8632

$$

EBW




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