Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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1028 AM EDT THU OCT 27 2016

...The Flood Advisory is cancelled for the following rivers in
Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County

.Conditions will trend drier into the weekend. Rivers will continue
to rise in response to rainfall amounts that reached between one-half
and one inch through much of Southwest Lower Michigan. The following
forecast is based on observed and forecast 48 hour precipitation.


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 station for further


1028 AM EDT THU OCT 27 2016

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt.
* at 09 AM Thursday the stage was 4.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will crest below flood stage at 5.4 feet this
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Flooding begins in low lying areas along the
  creek and at the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and Scott Woods


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


1028 AM EDT THU OCT 27 2016

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids.
* at 10 AM Thursday the stage was 5.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will crest below flood stage at 6.8 feet
  Saturday early afternoon.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding in
  low lying pastures, farmland, and wooded areas adjacent to the


LAT...LON 4298 8493 4308 8468 4310 8457 4317 8456
      4314 8471 4302 8495



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