Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
855 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia COUNTY
  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent COUNTY
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham COUNTY
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton COUNTY
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton COUNTY
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry COUNTY

.Rivers will remain at or near crest through the next few days with
eventual declines expected. The following forecast is based on
observed and forecast 48 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 station for further
information.

&&

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855 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 16.9 feet by Thursday
  morning.
* 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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855 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Lowell
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.
* at 09 PM Tuesday the stage was estimated at 10.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 10.4 feet early Friday
  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

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855 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* UNTIL FRIDAY MORNING.
* at 09 PM Tuesday the stage was estimated at 6.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will remain near 6.1 feet through Thursday.
* 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

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855 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
* UNTIL Tuesday January 31.
* at 07 PM Tuesday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 5.8 feet by early Thursday
  morning.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying wooded
  areas.

&&

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

$$

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855 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.6 feet by Thursday evening.
* 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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855 PM EST TUE JAN 24 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Thornapple River Above Hastings
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON.
* at 08 PM Tuesday the stage was 5.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* 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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