Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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WGUS83 KGRR 171633

1133 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

 ...The flood advisory is cancelled and upgraded to a flood warning
for the following river in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County

.Roughly an inch of rain fell Monday and Monday night, and this
water will run off into an already swollen Looking Glass River.
Minor flooding near Eagle and Dewitt is possible by Tuesday night.
The following forecast is based on observed and forecast 48 hour


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


1133 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
  and has been upgraded to a flood warning.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river is forecast to go above flood stage by this
  evening.  The Flood Advisory is cancelled for this location and
  replaced by a Flood Warning.  Please refer to the Flood Warning and
  any follow up statements for further information.
* 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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