Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1021 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

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

  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY

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

  GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  GRAND RIVER AT LOWELL AFFECTING KENT COUNTY
  GRAND RIVER NEAR COMSTOCK PARK AFFECTING KENT COUNTY
  LOOKING GLASS RIVER NEAR EAGLE AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  LITTLE MUSKEGON RIVER ABOVE MORLEY AFFECTING MECOSTA COUNTY

.NO SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION IS FORECASTED THROUGH MID WEEK.  THE
RISES ON AREA RIVERS IS DUE TO THE HEAVY WEEKEND RAINFALL.
GENERALLY 1 TO 2 INCHES OF PRECIPITATION FELL OVER THE WEEKEND.  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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1021 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE GRAND RIVER AT IONIA
* UNTIL MONDAY APRIL 21.
* AT 09 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.4 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 13.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 15.3 FEET BY WEDNESDAY
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...HIGH WATER AFFECTS NORTH DRIVE ON IONIA
  FAIRGROUNDS

&&

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


$$

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1021 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE GRAND RIVER AT LOWELL
* UNTIL MONDAY APRIL 21.
* AT 09 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.9 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 10.3 FEET BY THURSDAY
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL.  EXPECT FLOODING OF LOW
  LYING AREAS ADJACENT TO THE BANKS

&&

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

$$

MIC081-160420-
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1021 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE GRAND RIVER NEAR COMSTOCK PARK
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 07 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.5 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 11.0 FEET BY EARLY THURSDAY
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 11.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL

&&

LAT...LON 4297 8563 4303 8562 4302 8559 4309 8557
      4308 8570 4298 8572

$$

MIC037-160420-
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1021 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE LOOKING GLASS RIVER NEAR EAGLE
* UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING.
* AT 09 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.0 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 5.0 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT.
* IMPACT...AT 5.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL

&&

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

$$

MIC037-160420-
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1021 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS
* UNTIL MONDAY APRIL 21.
* AT 09 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.5 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 8.5 FEET BY EARLY THURSDAY
  MORNING.
* 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

$$

MIC067-160420-
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1021 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA
* UNTIL MONDAY APRIL 21.
* AT 09 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.4 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 7.0 FEET BY THURSDAY
  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

$$

MIC107-160420-
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1021 PM EDT MON APR 14 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE LITTLE MUSKEGON RIVER ABOVE MORLEY
* UNTIL THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 11 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS ESTIMATED TO BE 4.6 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 5.2 FEET BY TUESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 6.0 FEET...WIDESPREAD MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS
  WITH HOMES ISOLATED BY HIGH WATER

&&

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

$$




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