Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
913 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

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

  MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON AFFECTING NEWAYGO COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER CONTINUES INTO SUNDAY NIGHT. SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED
LATE SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WILL BE LESS THAN
A QUARTER INCH. THAT WILL HAVE LITTLE OR NO EFFECT ON THE FORECAST
RIVER LEVEL. THE FOLLOWING FORECAST IS BASED ON OBSERVED AND FORECAST
24 HOUR PRECIPITATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...MOTORISTS SHOULD NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE AROUND
BARRICADES OR DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.

STAY TUNED TO FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO YOUR LOCAL
RADIO... TELEVISION... OR NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.


ADDITIONAL WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON OUR HOMEPAGE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRR.

&&

MIC123-210313-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-140422T0000Z/
/CROM4.2.ER.000000T0000Z.140416T0500Z.140421T1200Z.NO/
913 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON.
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.
* AT  8:45 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  MONDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF COTTAGES AND HOMES
  DOWNSTREAM OF NEWAYGO ON FELCH AVENUE IN THE ANDERSON FLATS AREA...
  SYCAMORE STREET IN ASHLAND TOWNSHIP...RIVERMAN DRIVE AND SOUTH
  RIVER DRIVE IN BRIDGETON TOWNSHIP.  SALMON RUN CAMPGROUND IN
  GARFIELD TOWNSHIP LOSES ITS ACCESS DRIVE OFF OF FELCH AVENUE...AND
  RIVER LANE BECOMES IMPASSABLE IN THE OLD WOMANS BEND AREA.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 9.9 FEET
  ON JAN 30 2013.

&&

LAT...LON 4328 8604 4338 8578 4342 8562 4346 8570
      4345 8582 4335 8604

$$



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