Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
705 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

MIZ050-056-241300-
OTTAWA MI-MUSKEGON MI-
705 AM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY...

AT 703 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES NORTHWEST OF
RAVENNA TO 34 MILES EAST OF BAYSIDE...AND MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.

WIND GUSTS AT LEAST 40 MPH WITH SOME DOWNED TREE LIMBS WILL BE
POSSIBLE WITH THESE STORMS. VERY HEAVY RAINFALL AND FREQUENT
LIGHTNING ARE ALSO OCCURRING. RAINFALL RATES OF 1 TO 2 INCHES PER
HOUR ARE EXPECTED.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MUSKEGON...            HOLLAND...             GRAND HAVEN...
WALKER...              MUSKEGON HEIGHTS...    HUDSONVILLE...
ZEELAND...             COOPERSVILLE...        ROOSEVELT PARK...
NORTH MUSKEGON...      FERRYSBURG...          WHITEHALL...
MONTAGUE...            LAKEWOOD CLUB...       RAVENNA...
FRUITPORT...           JENISON...             BEECHWOOD...
NORTON SHORES...       DALTON...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS...AND MAY
LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS.
LIGHTNING CAN STRIKE 15 MILES AWAY FROM A THUNDERSTORM. SEEK A SAFE
SHELTER INSIDE A BUILDING OR VEHICLE.

THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS...FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 4347 8604 4329 8604 4329 8579 4277 8578
      4277 8621 4295 8622 4308 8625 4333 8641
      4347 8646
TIME...MOT...LOC 1103Z 336DEG 11KT 4330 8606 4319 8721

$$

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