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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
329 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-230800-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
329 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

A LINE OF SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA FROM
NORTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST BETWEEN 5 PM AND 1 AM. SOME OF THE STORMS
COULD BE STRONG TO SEVERE WITH DAMAGING WINDS...LARGE HAIL...HEAVY
DOWNPOURS AND DANGEROUS LIGHTNING. AN ISOLATED TORNADO WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE. THE BEST CHANCE FOR SEVERE STORMS WILL BE WEST OF HIGHWAY
131 INCLUDING MUSKEGON...HOLLAND AND SOUTH HAVEN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE NEEDED THIS EVENING.

$$



Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
937 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

MIC121-127-230730-
/O.NEW.KGRR.FA.Y.0023.140723T0137Z-140723T0730Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
OCEANA MI-MUSKEGON MI-
937 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  MUSKEGON COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MICHIGAN...
  OCEANA COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL 330 AM EDT

* AT 933 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA.  THEY
  STRETCHED FROM NEAR ROTHBURY TO DUCK LAKE STATE PARK.  THE STORMS
  WERE TRACKING EAST SOUTHEAST AT AROUND 35 MPH.  THE STORMS WILL
  LAST ABOUT AN HOUR.  THEY WILL BE CAPABLE OF RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1
  TO LOCALLY 2 INCHES AS THEY TRACK THROUGH.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...MUSKEGON...PENTWATER...SHELBY...WHITEHALL...BLUE LAKE...
  CANADA CORNERS...CLEAR LAKE...COLFAX...MEINERT PARK...MOORLAND...
  MUSKEGON ARPT...ST. HUBERTS...WEARE AND WHITE LAKE.



PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4367 8654 4374 8647 4382 8643 4381 8604
      4329 8604 4329 8579 4321 8579 4320 8591
      4312 8591 4312 8628 4333 8641 4349 8647
      4362 8654

$$

MJS








Beach Hazards Statement

LAKESHORE HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
853 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

MIZ037-043-050-230900-
/O.CON.KGRR.BH.S.0005.000000T0000Z-140724T0600Z/
MASON-OCEANA-MUSKEGON-
853 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

* HIGH WAVE ACTION... STRONG CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING
  CONDITIONS EXPECTED.

* STRONG STRUCTURAL CURRENTS EXPECTED.

* STRONG LONGSHORE CURRENTS EXPECTED.

* RIP CURRENTS POSSIBLE.

* LOCATION...BEACHES FROM GRAND HAVEN TO MANISTEE.

* BEACHES WITH PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS CONDITIONS THIS EVENING
  AND WEDNESDAY INCLUDE...

 PERE MARQUETTE PARK IN MUSKEGON THIS EVENING...

 ON WEDNESDAY...THE HIGH IMPACT BEACHES WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTH
SIDE OF PIERS INCLUDING STEARNS PARK IN LUDINGTON...MEARS STATE
PARK AND MUSKEGON STATE PARK.

* OVERVIEW/POTENTIAL IMPACTS...STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 15 TO
  30 MPH AND WAVES OF 3 TO 6 FOOT RANGE ARE EXPECTED THIS
  EVENING...WITH THE HIGHEST WAVES LOCATED TOWARDS LUDINGTON.
  THE SOUTH FLOW WILL RESULT IN STRONG LONGSHORE CURRENTS AND
  WHERE THEY INTERCEPT PIERS... STRUCTURAL CURRENTS WILL FORM.
  HIGH WAVE ACTION WILL MAKE SWIMMING DANGEROUS. WINDS WILL
  SWING AROUND TO THE NORTH TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY AND LARGE
  WAVES WILL CONTINUE IN THE 3 TO 6 FOOT RANGE THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY. LARGE WAVES AND DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS ARE
  ONGOING AT MIDDAY TUESDAY AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNSET ON
  WEDNESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HIGH WAVE ACTION MAKES SWIMMING DIFFICULT AND CAN TIRE EVEN A
STRONG SWIMMER QUICKLY.

STRUCTURAL CURRENTS FORM ALONG PIERS WHERE LONGSHORE CURRENTS AND
WAVE ACTION FLOW INTO THE STRUCTURE. STRUCTURAL CURRENTS CAN
SWEEP YOU OUT INTO DEEPER WATER ALONG THE PIER STRUCTURE.

A LONGSHORE CURRENT IS A LAKE CURRENT THAT MOVES PARALLEL TO
SHORE. LONGSHORE CURRENTS CAN BE STRONG ENOUGH TO PREVENT
SWIMMERS FROM BEING ABLE TO KEEP THEIR FEET ON THE BOTTOM...
MAKING IT DIFFICULT TO RETURN TO SHORE.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN
SANDBARS. RIP CURRENTS CAN SWEEP YOU INTO DEEPER WATER.

PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE
NEW BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT...

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=CHMBHS

&&

$$



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