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Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
929 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia COUNTY
  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent COUNTY
  Grand River At Grand Rapids affecting Kent COUNTY
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham COUNTY
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton COUNTY
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry COUNTY

...The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a flood
advisory for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Red Cedar River Above Williamston affecting Ingham COUNTY
  Red Cedar River At East Lansing affecting Ingham COUNTY

.Rivers remain high due to recent heavy rains and snow melt. Little
to no additional rain is expected through Thursday night. The
following forecast is based on observed and forecast 48 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.

&&

MIC081-190429-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/LWLM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
929 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Lowell
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 08 AM Tuesday the stage was 7.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.1 feet by Monday morning.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect flooding of low
  lying areas adjacent to the banks.

&&

LAT...LON 4289 8548 4289 8534 4290 8521 4297 8524
      4296 8534 4298 8541

$$



Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
929 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia COUNTY
  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent COUNTY
  Grand River At Grand Rapids affecting Kent COUNTY
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham COUNTY
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton COUNTY
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry COUNTY

...The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a flood
advisory for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Red Cedar River Above Williamston affecting Ingham COUNTY
  Red Cedar River At East Lansing affecting Ingham COUNTY

.Rivers remain high due to recent heavy rains and snow melt. Little
to no additional rain is expected through Thursday night. The
following forecast is based on observed and forecast 48 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.

&&

MIC081-190429-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/GDRM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
929 PM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Grand Rapids
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* at 09 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 13.7 feet by Monday morning.
* Impact, at 14.0 feet...Expect minor flooding to occur in low lying
  areas upstream and downstream of Grand Rapids, especially in the
  areas of North Park and Comstock Park.

&&

LAT...LON 4291 8589 4288 8574 4297 8563 4298 8572
      4295 8578 4297 8583

$$



Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
410 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-180915-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
748 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HIGH WATER LEVELS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT AS A RESULT OF THE
RECENT RAINFALL AND ICE IN THE RIVERS.

AREAS OF FREEZING RAIN NORTH AND EAST OF BIG RAPIDS WILL END BY
MID MORNING AS TEMPERATURES CONTINUE TO RISE ABOVE FREEZING. BACK
ROADS AND LESS TRAVELED ROADS NEAR AND NORTH OF INTERSTATE 96 MAY
STILL HAVE SOME ICE ON THEM INTO THE LATE MORNING HOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

PATCHY FREEZING RAIN IS POSSIBLE DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS OF
WEDNESDAY.

THE WATER LEVEL IN THE RIVERS WILL REMAIN ELEVATED DURING THE
PERIOD. A RISK FOR ICE JAM FLOODING WILL CONTINUE. ADDITIONAL
RAINFALL INTO TUESDAY COULD CAUSE AN INCREASE THE IMPACTS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$



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