Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
817 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

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NEWAYGO MI-OCEANA MI-
817 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NEWAYGO COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MICHIGAN...
  OCEANA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT THURSDAY

* AT 813 PM EDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED AREAS OF FLOODING
  ARE STILL OCCURRING. MANY SECONDARY ROADS ARE STILL UNDER WATER.
  ROADWAY REPAIRS ARE ONGOING. SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS HAVE PEAKED
  AND ARE BEGINNING A SLOW FALL. FLOOD WATERS WILL SLOWLY RECEDE AND
  CONDITIONS WILL NOTICEABLY IMPROVE OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...NEWAYGO...
  PENTWATER...BITELY...FREMONT...SHELBY...WHITE CLOUD...AETNA...BIG
  PRAIRIE...BISHOP...COLFAX...CROTON HEIGHTS...LILLEY...OXBOW...ST.
  HUBERTS...VOLNEY...WEARE AND WOOSTER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL HAS CAUSED FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO
NOT ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO
ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN
WATER BEGINS RISING.

&&

LAT...LON 4374 8647 4382 8644 4381 8556 4330 8557
      4329 8604 4347 8604 4347 8647 4360 8654
      4366 8655

$$

WEBB








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