Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
835 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

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

  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County

.The cold weather pattern appears to have generated some ice in the
Looking Glass river basin resulting in elevated water levels.  The
cold weather pattern will persist into Thursday.  The following
forecast is based on observed and forecast 48 hour precipitation.


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


835 PM EST Wed Dec 13 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle.
* until Friday morning.
* at 07 PM Wednesday 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 6.0 feet by after midnight
  tonight.  Rapid fluctuations are possible.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying wooded


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


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