Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
856 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

  MANISTEE RIVER NEAR SHERMAN AFFECTING WEXFORD COUNTY

.WARMER TEMPERATURES WILL LEAD TO CONTINUED SNOW MELT ACROSS THE AREA
THROUGH MONDAY AFTERNOON. IN ADDITION...BETWEEN ONE HALF AND ONE INCH
OF RAIN IS EXPECTED TO FALL OVER THE MANISTEE RIVER BASIN OVER THE
NEXT 18 HOURS. THESE FACTORS WILL LEAD TO QUICK RISES ON THE MANISTEE
RIVER NEAR SHERMAN...WITH THE RIVER EXPECTED TO CREST IN MINOR FLOOD
STAGE EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PERSONS IN THE WARNED AREAS SHOULD TAKE STEPS TO PROTECT PROPERTY
FROM RISING WATER LEVELS.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD WILL ISSUE ANOTHER STATEMENT
ON THIS DEVELOPING SITUATION MONDAY MORNING...OR AS NEW
INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE.


&&

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856 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
 THE MANISTEE RIVER NEAR SHERMAN.
* FROM MONDAY EVENING TO LATE TUESDAY NIGHT....
* AT  8:30 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW LATE EVENING AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 15.5 FEET BY TUESDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.THE
  RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TUESDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...FLOODING BEGINS AROUND THE WILDERNESS CANOE
  LIVERY ALONG LEFT BANK OF RIVER JUST DOWNSTREAM OF M-37 BRIDGE.


&&

                   FLD      OBSERVED               FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION           STG    STG  DAY  TIME       MON     TUE     WED

MANISTEE RIVER
  SHERMAN           15   12.8  SUN 08 PM      15.1    14.9    14.2


&&


LAT...LON 4451 8552 4436 8552 4434 8569 4438 8580
      4447 8580



$$

JZ


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