Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
954 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County

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

  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County
  Muskegon River At Evart affecting Osceola County
  Muskegon River Near Croton affecting Newaygo County

.A warm front will lift into the area on Tuesday and bring with it
rounds of showers and thunderstorms. Rainfall amounts of a half inch
to an inch will be common by Wednesday. Colder air will filter in for
later in work week. River levels are already somewhat elevated and
the rainfall will push levels to above bankfull.

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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954 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Friday afternoon.
* at 08 PM Monday the stage was 14.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 16.3 feet by Friday evening.
* Impact, at 16.0 feet...Expect extensive lowland overflow to occur.

&&

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


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MIC065-010454-
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954 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt.
* until Wednesday morning.
* 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 Wednesday early
  afternoon.
* 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

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MIC037-010453-
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954 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until Friday evening.
* at 09 PM Monday 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 8.1 feet by Friday morning.
* 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

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MIC133-010453-
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954 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Muskegon River At Evart.
* until Wednesday morning.
* at 08 PM Monday the stage was 10.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 10.1 feet by Thursday
  morning.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

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

$$

MIC123-010453-
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954 PM EST MON FEB 27 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Muskegon River Near Croton.
* until Wednesday morning.
* at 08 PM Monday the stage was 8.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.3 feet by Friday morning.
* 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

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