Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1019 AM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

...The Flood Advisory is cancelled for the following river in
Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County

.An extended period of dry weather has allowed rivers to fall within
their banks over the course of the last several days. Dry conditions
are anticipated to dominate through at least Monday. Rain chances
will return on Tuesday with conditions becoming more favorable for
precipitation through late next week. The following forecast is based
on observed and forecast 24 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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1019 AM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids.
* at 10 AM Saturday the stage was 6.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall to 6.7 feet by tomorrow
  morning.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding in
  low lying pastures, farmland, and wooded areas adjacent to the
  river.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8493 4308 8468 4310 8457 4317 8456
      4314 8471 4302 8495

$$

JAM


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