Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

...The flood advisory continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County
  Muskegon River At Evart affecting Osceola County
  Muskegon River Near Croton affecting Newaygo County

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

  Grand River At Jackson affecting Jackson County
  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent County
  Red Cedar River At East Lansing affecting Ingham County
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County
  Flat River Near Smyrna affecting Ionia County
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry County
  Kalamazoo River At Marshall affecting Calhoun County
  Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant affecting Isabella County

.The current weather is dominated by a low pressure system that will
track northeastward through Michigan on Wednesdsay.  This system
will produce several rounds of rain...some of which will be heavy
at times.  This forecast reflects rainfall amounts of between 1 and 2
inches over the next 48 hours.  Many streams and creeks are forecasted
to see considerable rises from this system.

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 station for further
information.

&&

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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Grand River At Jackson.
* until Wednesday evening.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 13.1 feet by tomorrow
  morning.
* Impact, at 13.0 feet...River is bankfull. River begins to flow into
  low lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 4232 8447 4223 8445 4219 8435 4225 8431
      4227 8437 4237 8434

$$

MIC067-011821-
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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Monday evening.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 17.8 feet by Saturday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 18.0 feet...Water surrounds automobile building at Ionia
  Fairgrounds.

&&

LAT...LON 4290 8521 4296 8499 4303 8488 4297 8524


$$

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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Grand River At Lowell.
* until Monday evening.
* There is not current observed data.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.6 feet Sunday morning.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect flooding of low
  lying areas adjacent to the banks.

&&

LAT...LON 4289 8548 4289 8534 4290 8521 4297 8524
      4296 8534 4298 8541

$$

MIC065-011821-
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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* until Sunday afternoon.
* There is not current observed data.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.6 feet tomorrow evening.
* 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.

&&

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

$$

MIC065-011821-
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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Red Cedar River At East Lansing.
* until late Saturday night.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 4.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.1 feet by Friday morning.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...River reaches bankfull and low lying areas
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4271 8455 4270 8447 4268 8438 4274 8438
      4275 8447 4274 8454

$$

MIC037-011821-
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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle.
* until Wednesday evening.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 4.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.0 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

LAT...LON 4283 8489 4279 8474 4281 8455 4287 8455
      4286 8474 4290 8489

$$

MIC037-011821-
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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until Monday afternoon.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 7.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.4 feet by Friday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 9.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of County Line Road and
  a home along County Line Road.

&&

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

$$

MIC067-011821-
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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Flat River Near Smyrna.
* until Sunday evening.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 4.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 5.7 feet by early Sunday
  morning.
* Impact, at 5.5 feet...River is bankfull. Overflow begins in low
  areas adjacent to the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4312 8527 4306 8530 4298 8541 4296 8534
      4296 8528 4308 8520

$$

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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Thornapple River Above Hastings.
* until Monday morning.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 4.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 5.4 feet by Friday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of
  low lying areas and farmland adjacent to the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4268 8550 4259 8523 4260 8516 4266 8517
      4265 8524 4273 8541

$$

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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Kalamazoo River At Marshall.
* until late Thursday night.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 4.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.2 feet by tomorrow early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of
  farmland and pastures adjacent to the river

&&

LAT...LON 4225 8512 4223 8501 4222 8490 4228 8490
      4230 8501 4231 8508

$$

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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Muskegon River At Evart
* until Monday afternoon.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 9.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.0 feet by early Saturday
  morning.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

LAT...LON 4384 8532 4387 8523 4391 8515 4398 8515
      4395 8527 4390 8537

$$

MIC123-011821-
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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Muskegon River Near Croton
* until late Sunday night.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 8.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.9 feet by Friday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...River is bankfull. River begins to exceed its
  banks and minor flooding begins in low lying areas along the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4328 8604 4338 8578 4342 8562 4346 8570
      4345 8582 4335 8604

$$

MIC073-011821-
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1122 AM EST TUE FEB 28 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant.
* until late Friday night.
* at 10 AM Tuesday the stage was 4.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.6 feet by Thursday morning.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of
  low lying areas adjacent to the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4356 8480 4360 8472 4358 8461 4366 8461
      4367 8475 4362 8485

$$




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