Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
805 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County

...The flood advisory continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...

  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County

.The rivers will continue their gradual fall. Colder temperatures
next week will cause river ice to redevelop...so we will need to
watch for river level fluctuations. 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 for further information.


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MIC067-070135-
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/IONM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
805 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Grand River At Ionia.
* at 07 PM Saturday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall to 12.9 feet by Monday
  morning.
* Impact, at 13.5 feet...River is bankfull. Minor overflow begins in
  low lying areas along the river near and across from the Ionia
  Fairground.

&&

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


$$

MIC037-080305-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-160210T1200Z/
/MRPM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
805 PM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until Wednesday morning.
* at 07 PM Saturday the stage was 7.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* 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

$$

EBW


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