Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1243 AM EDT WED JUN 24 2015

...The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County

.Sycamore Creek near Holt is expected to briefly reach minor flood
stage early Wednesday morning. Minor flooding of low lying areas
near the creek is expected before the river levels begin to recede
later in the morning. The following forecast is based on observed
and forecast 24 hour precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Even 6 inches of fast-moving flood water can knock
you off your feet... and a depth of 2 feet will float your car.
Never try to walk... swim... or drive through such swift water.  If
you come upon flood waters... stop... turn around and go another way.

This warning will be in effect until the river falls below its flood
stage.

Additional weather and river information can be found on our homepage
at www.weather.gov/grr.

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MIC065-241530-
/O.NEW.KGRR.FL.W.0007.150624T0443Z-150624T1530Z/
/HHTM4.1.ER.150624T0600Z.150624T0600Z.150624T1200Z.NO/
1243 AM EDT WED JUN 24 2015

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt.
* until late this morning.
* At 12:15 AM Wednesday the stage was 7.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river is expected to rise to flood stage by daybreak
  Wedneday, then begin to recede.
* 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.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 8.0 feet
  on Feb 19 1981.

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

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