Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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WGUS83 KGRR 310339
FLSGRR

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1139 PM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

MIC015-025-037-045-065-075-077-159-312245-
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EATON MI-JACKSON MI-BARRY MI-KALAMAZOO MI-INGHAM MI-CALHOUN MI-
CLINTON MI-VAN BUREN MI-
1139 PM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
645 PM EDT SUNDAY FOR EATON...JACKSON...BARRY...KALAMAZOO...INGHAM...
CALHOUN...CLINTON AND VAN BUREN COUNTIES...

AT 1130 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT RAIN HAD TEMPORARILY
DIMINISHED OVER THE ADVISORY AREA BUT MORE RAIN WAS APPROACHING FROM
THE SOUTHWEST.

AROUND AN INCH OF RAIN HAD FALLEN ACROSS MUCH OF THE ADVISORY AREA
AS OF 1130 PM ALTHOUGH SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN
REPORTED. ANOTHER WIDESPREAD 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN IS ANTICIPATED
THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

THIS WILL CAUSE SOME SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS TO REACH OR EXCEED
BANKFULL AND CREATE LOCALIZED FLOODING OF LOW AREAS OR AREAS WITH
POOR DRAINAGE.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
LANSING...             KALAMAZOO...           BATTLE CREEK...
PORTAGE...             JACKSON...             CHARLOTTE...
ALBION...              MASON...               ST. JOHNS...
HASTINGS...            MARSHALL...            EATON RAPIDS...
SOUTH HAVEN...         PAW PAW...             WAVERLY...
VANDERCOOK LAKE...     HASLETT...             EASTWOOD...
WESTWOOD...            EAST LANSING...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4207 8622 4224 8622 4224 8636 4242 8627
      4242 8555 4277 8554 4277 8484 4312 8484
      4312 8437 4278 8436 4278 8416 4207 8413

$$

MEADE



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