Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
931 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

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

  Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant affecting Isabella County

.Over three inches of rain has fallen in Central Lower Michigan with
over an additional inch possible through Tuesday. The Chippewa River
at Mt. Pleasant is forecast to rise above flood stage.The following
forecast is based on observed and forecast 48 hour precipitation.


Safety message...Even 6 inches of fast-moving flood water can knock
you off your feet... and a depth of 2 feet will float your car.
Never try to walk... swim... or drive through such swift water.  If
you come upon flood waters... stop... turn around and go another way.

This warning will be in effect until the river falls below its flood

Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local
radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio station for further

Additional weather and river information can be found on our homepage
at www.weather.gov/grr


931 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant.
* from late Tuesday night to Thursday evening.
* At  9:15 PM Monday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage by Wednesday morning and continue
  to rise to near 8.2 feet by Wednesday early afternoon. The river
  will fall below flood stage by Thursday morning.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of Island Park and
  Nelson Park in western Mt. Pleasant.


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



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