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Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
836 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST
LOWER MICHIGAN...

  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY
  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY

.THE CURRENT WEATHER PATTERN IS DOMINATED BY AN AREA OF HIGH
PRESSURE OVER THE EASTERN GREAT LAKES. A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT
WILL BRING SHOWERS TO THE AREA TONIGHT AND MONDAY. TOTAL
PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS MAY REACH ONE QUARTER OF AN INCH. THE
EXTENDED OUTLOOOK IS GENERALLY DRY WITH NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES.
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.


&&

MIC105-211435-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0060.000000T0000Z-140423T0300Z/
/SCTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
836 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE
* UNTIL TUESDAY EVENING.
* AT 08 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.8 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 5.0 FEET...EXPECT HIGH WATER TO BEGIN COVERING
  CAMPGROUND ROAD ADJACENT TO RIVER IN SCOTTVILLE PARK

&&

LAT...LON 4391 8627 4391 8624 4390 8619 4396 8619
      4397 8624 4396 8632

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
527 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

LMZ844>849-MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-
210930-
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-MASON-LAKE-
OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-MONTCALM-
GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-INGHAM-
VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
527 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER WILL EXIST THROUGH EARLY EVENING.

FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE MUSKEGON RIVER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

FIRE DANGER WILL BE ELEVATED AGAIN MONDAY AFTERNOON.

CRESTS WILL CONTINUE TO MAKE THEIR WAY DOWNSTREAM. FLOODING WILL
BE ONGOING IN SOME PLACES. NO SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS FORECASTED
AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

MJS






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