Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1143 AM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia COUNTY
  Grand River Near Comstock Park affecting Kent COUNTY
  Grand River At Grand Rapids affecting Kent COUNTY
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham COUNTY
  Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond affecting Allegan COUNTY
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton COUNTY
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton COUNTY
  Flat River Near Smyrna affecting Ionia COUNTY

.The combination of rainfall, snow melt, and stretches of rivers
that may have some ice jams will lead to a complex scenario over
the next few days. There could be river fluctuations and general
unpredictable behavior as ice breaks up and moves downstream.
The following forecast is based on observed and forecast 48 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 station for further
information.

&&

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1143 AM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 11.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 17.3 feet by Sunday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 18.0 feet...Water surrounds automobile building at Ionia
  Fairgrounds.

&&

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


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1143 AM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Grand River Near Comstock Park
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.9 feet by Monday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 12.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of homes along
  Abrigador Trail.

&&

LAT...LON 4297 8563 4303 8562 4302 8559 4309 8557
      4308 8570 4298 8572

$$

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1143 AM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Grand River At Grand Rapids
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 13.2 feet by Monday evening.
* Impact, at 14.0 feet...Expect minor flooding to occur in low lying
  areas upstream and downstream of Grand Rapids, especially in the
  areas of North Park and Comstock Park.

&&

LAT...LON 4291 8589 4288 8574 4297 8563 4298 8572
      4295 8578 4297 8583

$$

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1143 AM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* at 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.2 feet by Thursday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying areas
  adjacent to the river, in the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and
  sections of East Mt. Hope Road.

&&

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

$$

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1143 AM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 5.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.9 feet by Friday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of homes in Dewitt and
  along the river between Dewitt and Eagle. Flooding occurs in
  Riverside Park in Dewitt and Looking Glass Valley Park in Wacousta.

&&

LAT...LON 4283 8489 4279 8474 4281 8455 4287 8455
      4286 8474 4290 8489

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1143 AM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.9 feet by early Sunday
  morning.
* Impact, at 9.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of County Line Road and
  a home along County Line Road.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8493 4308 8468 4310 8457 4317 8456
      4314 8471 4302 8495

$$

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1143 AM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Flat River Near Smyrna
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.2 feet by Saturday evening.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of about 30 Double R
  Ranch Campground sites and in low lying areas adjacent to the
  river.

&&

LAT...LON 4312 8527 4306 8530 4298 8541 4296 8534
      4296 8528 4308 8520

$$

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1143 AM EST TUE JAN 10 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* at 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 15.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 15.4 feet by Thursday
  morning.
* Impact, at 15.0 feet...River is bankfull and begins to spill over
  into large swampy areas along the river. Boardwalk along the river
  would become flooded.

&&

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

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Hoving



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