Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
737 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

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

  LOOKING GLASS RIVER NEAR EAGLE AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST
LOWER MICHIGAN...

  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  SYCAMORE CREEK AT HOLT AFFECTING INGHAM COUNTY

.RECENT RAINFALL HAS SEVERAL RIVER FORECAST POINTS GOING UP TO OR
JUST ABOVE BANKFULL. ONLY MINOR FLOODING NEAR RIVERS EXPECTED. NO
SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY. 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.

&&

MIC065-261800-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0105.000000T0000Z-141226T1800Z/
/HHTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
737 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE SYCAMORE CREEK AT HOLT
* UNTIL FRIDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 07 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.2 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 6.0 FEET...FLOODING BEGINS IN LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE
  CREEK AND AT THE LANSING MUNICIPAL GOLF COURSE AND SCOTT WOODS PARK

&&

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

$$

MIC037-260107-
/O.CAN.KGRR.FL.Y.0107.000000T0000Z-141229T0000Z/
/EAGM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
737 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR
  THE LOOKING GLASS RIVER NEAR EAGLE.
* AT 06 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.2 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CREST BELOW FLOOD STAGE AT 4.9 FEET
  SATURDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 5.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL

&&

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

$$

MIC037-270237-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0106.000000T0000Z-141231T0600Z/
/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
737 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS
* UNTIL LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.
* AT 07 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.3 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 7.2 FEET BY EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING.
* 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

$$

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