Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1011 AM EDT SUN JUN 28 2015

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

  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent County
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry County
  Kalamazoo River At Comstock affecting Kalamazoo County
  Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond affecting Allegan County

.Rivers in the Grand and Kalamazoo basins remain swollen as a result
of heavy rainfall over the past few weeks. Several rivers are out of
their banks and flooding low lying areas. No rain is expected Sunday,
but light to moderate rain will fall during the day on Monday. This
rain is not expected to have a significant impact on the rivers. 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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1011 AM EDT SUN JUN 28 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Friday morning.
* at 08 AM Sunday the stage was 16.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 16.0 feet...Expect extensive lowland overflow to occur.

&&

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


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1011 AM EDT SUN JUN 28 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Grand River At Lowell
* until midnight tonight.
* There is no current observed data, though the river was out of
  its banks Saturday afernoon near the Hudson Street bridge.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect flooding of low
  lying areas adjacent to the banks.

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LAT...LON 4289 8548 4289 8534 4290 8521 4297 8524
      4296 8534 4298 8541

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1011 AM EDT SUN JUN 28 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.1 feet by this evening.
* 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.

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

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1011 AM EDT SUN JUN 28 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
* until midnight tonight.
* at 08 AM Sunday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

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

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1011 AM EDT SUN JUN 28 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Thornapple River Above Hastings
* until late Monday night.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was 5.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of
  low lying areas and farmland adjacent to the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4268 8550 4259 8523 4260 8516 4266 8517
      4265 8524 4273 8541

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1011 AM EDT SUN JUN 28 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Kalamazoo River At Comstock
* until Thursday morning.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was 8.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...Expect minor flooding in park in Comstock.

&&

LAT...LON 4242 8565 4226 8558 4224 8549 4231 8549
      4242 8554

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1011 AM EDT SUN JUN 28 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond
* until late Thursday night.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 15.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 15.5 feet by tomorrow
  evening.
* Impact, at 15.0 feet...River is bankfull and begins to spill over
  into large swampy areas along the river.

&&

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

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