Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
907 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

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

  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County

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

  Rogue River Below Rockford affecting Kent County
  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County
  Flat River Near Smyrna affecting Ionia County

.Colder temperatures are expected to continue seeping into the Great
Lakes Region overnight. This will result in periodic snow showers
tonight, Thursday and Thursday night. Accumulations are anticipated
to be on the lighter end with one to three inches west of U.S. 131
by Friday morning. Locations further inland will generally see less
than an inch. 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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MIC067-050407-
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907 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* at 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 14.9 feet by early Friday
  morning.
* Impact, at 15.0 feet...High water affects North Drive on Ionia
  Fairgrounds.

&&

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


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MIC065-040237-
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907 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt.
* at 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will crest below flood stage at 5.9 feet after
  midnight tonight.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Flooding begins in low lying areas along the
  creek and at the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and Scott Woods
  Park.

&&

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

$$

MIC037-050407-
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907 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until Wednesday February 10.
* at 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.9 feet by Friday evening.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding in
  low lying pastures, farmland, and wooded areas adjacent to the
  river.

&&

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

$$

MIC067-050407-
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/SMYM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
907 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Flat River Near Smyrna
* until Wednesday February 10.
* at 07 PM Wednesday the stage was 4.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 5.6 feet by Saturday morning.
* Impact, at 5.5 feet...River is bankfull. Overflow begins in low
  areas adjacent to the river.

&&

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

$$

MIC081-050407-
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907 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Rogue River Below Rockford
* until Friday morning.
* at 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.0 feet by tomorrow early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

LAT...LON 4306 8555 4309 8555 4313 8551 4313 8559
      4310 8562 4306 8562

$$

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