Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1106 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY

.THE CURRENT WEATHER IS DOMINATED BY COLDER THAN NORMAL
TEMPERATURES AND LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. THIS PATTERN WILL
PRODUCE SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS OF MAINLY ONE TO TWO
INCHES...ISOLATED HIGHER TOTALS...NEAR THE SHORE LINE AND AN INCH OR
LESS FOR INLAND LOCATIONS. ANOTHER MINOR QUICK HIT OF SNOWFALL WILL
AFFECT AREAS MAINLY NORTH OF GRAND RAPIDS FRIDAY. THE EXTENDED
FORECAST INCLUDES WARMER TEMPERATURES OVER THE WEEKEND WITH
SCATTERED LIGHT RAIN POSSIBLE. 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.


&&

MIC037-271636-
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1106 AM EST THU NOV 27 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS.
* AT 10 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.7 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CREST BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 6.9 FEET AFTER
  MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. EXPECT MINOR FLOODING IN
  LOW LYING PASTURES, FARMLAND, AND WOODED AREAS ADJACENT TO THE
  RIVER

&&

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

$$

JAM



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