Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1125 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

  LITTLE MUSKEGON RIVER ABOVE MORLEY AFFECTING MECOSTA COUNTY

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST
LOWER MICHIGAN...

  PINE RIVER AT ALMA AFFECTING GRATIOT COUNTY
  GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  ROGUE RIVER BELOW ROCKFORD AFFECTING KENT COUNTY

.TODAY WILL BE DRY FOR THE MOST PART WITH EXCEPTION FOR A FEW LIGHT
RAIN SHOWERS THAT MAY MIX WITH FLURRIES OVERNIGHT TONIGHT NORTH OF
MUSKEGON.  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.


&&

MIC067-171725-
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1125 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE GRAND RIVER AT IONIA
* UNTIL MONDAY MORNING.
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE HAD RISEN TO 15.0 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 13.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 15.1 FEET BY THIS EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...HIGH WATER AFFECTS NORTH DRIVE ON IONIA
  FAIRGROUNDS

&&

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


$$

MIC037-171724-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-140422T0000Z/
/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1125 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.
* AT 11 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE CRESTED AT 8.1 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* 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

$$

MIC067-171724-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0049.000000T0000Z-140422T0000Z/
/SMYM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1125 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.
* AT 10 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE HAD RISEN TO 6.2 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 6.5 FEET BY TOMORROW
  EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 8.5 FEET...FLOODING BEGINS TO IMPACT HOMES AND FLOOD
  BASEMENTS IN LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE RIVER

&&

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

$$

MIC081-171724-
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/ROCM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1125 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE ROGUE RIVER BELOW ROCKFORD
* UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING.
* AT 11 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 7.6 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF HOMES UPSTREAM OF
  ROCKFORD

&&

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

$$

MIC107-161555-
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/MORM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1125 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE LITTLE MUSKEGON RIVER ABOVE MORLEY.
* AT 11 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS ESTIMATED TO BE 4.0 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 4.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL

&&

LAT...LON 4347 8544 4347 8534 4350 8529 4354 8537
      4352 8544

$$

MIC057-171724-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0056.000000T0000Z-140418T0600Z/
/ALMM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1125 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE PINE RIVER AT ALMA
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.
* AT 08 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 7.4 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL

&&

LAT...LON 4329 8474 4336 8463 4347 8452 4347 8459
      4340 8469 4334 8476

$$



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