Flood Statement
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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1034 AM EDT MON MAR 27 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
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry County

.These locations have received between 1 and 2.5 inches of rain
over the last 4 days. Additional rainfall Thursday and Friday may
cause additional rises. 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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1034 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Friday evening.
* at 09 AM Monday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 14.7 feet by tomorrow
  evening.
* Impact, at 15.0 feet...High water affects North Drive on Ionia
  Fairgrounds.

&&

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


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1034 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* until Wednesday evening.
* at 09 PM Sunday the stage was 7.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* 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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1034 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* at 09 AM Monday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will remain near 5.0 feet this afternoon.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

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

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1034 AM EDT MON MAR 27 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Thornapple River Above Hastings
* until Saturday morning.
* at 10 AM Monday the stage was 4.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 5.4 feet by early Wednesday
  morning.
* 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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