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Winter Weather Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
255 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

MIZ046-051-056-057-241600-
/O.NEW.KGRR.WW.Y.0026.141124T2100Z-141125T2100Z/
ISABELLA-MONTCALM-OTTAWA-KENT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOUNT PLEASANT...GREENVILLE...JENISON...
GRAND RAPIDS
255 AM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
4 PM EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SNOW...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 4 PM EST TUESDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER...

 * RAIN WILL CHANGE TO SNOW EARLY THIS EVENING.

 * MODERATE SNOW WILL FALL AT TIMES WITH SOME BLOWING AND DRIFTING
   SNOW POSSIBLE.

 * SNOW ACCUMULATIONS OF 2 TO LOCALLY 5 INCHES OF SNOW WILL FALL
   FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THE DAY ON TUESDAY.

IMPACTS...

 * ROADS WILL BECOME AND REMAIN SNOW COVERED AND SLIPPERY THIS
   EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY.

 * THE COMMUTE TUESDAY MORNING IS EXPECTED TO BE IMPACTED.

 * VISIBILITIES WILL DROP DOWN TO BELOW A MILE AT TIMES IN SNOW
   AND BLOWING SNOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

 * THE MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION REMINDS MOTORISTS
   TO ADJUST SPEEDS BASED ON THE CONDITIONS... AND TO TAKE IT
   SLOW IN ICE AND SNOW.

 * WEATHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON LINE AT
   WWW.READY.GOV/WINTER AND HTTP://GO.USA.GOV/5OG.

&&

$$

NJJ






Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
946 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
ADVISORY FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

  SYCAMORE CREEK AT HOLT AFFECTING INGHAM COUNTY
  LOOKING GLASS RIVER NEAR EAGLE AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  ROGUE RIVER BELOW ROCKFORD AFFECTING KENT COUNTY

.RADAR ESTIMATES A QUARTER TO A HALF INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN AS OF
9:30 PM EST SUNDAY...WITH SOME HIGHER AMOUNTS OVER THE KALAMAZOO
RIVER BASIN. WIDESPREAD LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN WILL CONTINUE
OVERNIGHT AND INTO MONDAY WITH AN ADDITIONAL HALF TO THREE
QUARTERS OF AN INCH POSSIBLE BEFORE RAIN CHANGES OVER TO SNOW
MONDAY AFTERNOON. ACCUMULATING SNOW IS LIKELY MONDAY EVENING
THROUGH TUESDAY. SNOWFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE 1 TO 4
INCH RANGE. 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.


&&

MIC081-250446-
/O.NEW.KGRR.FL.Y.0096.141124T0246Z-141126T1800Z/
/ROCM4.N.RS.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
946 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE ROGUE RIVER BELOW ROCKFORD.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 09 PM SUNDAY THE STAGE HAD RISEN TO 5.2 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 7.3 FEET BY TUESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL

&&

LAT...LON 4306 8555 4309 8555 4313 8551 4313 8559
      4310 8562 4306 8562

$$

EBW






Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
932 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-240845-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
932 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS MAY OCCUR
TONIGHT DUE TO WIDESPREAD RAINFALL OF AN INCH OR MORE.

THERE WILL BE A A CHANCE OF A THUNDERSTORM LATE TONIGHT TOWARD
DAYBREAK ALONG AND SOUTHEAST OF INTERSTATE 69. SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT
EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL REMAIN
POSSIBLE MONDAY. RISES ON THE RIVERS ARE LIKELY BUT THEY ARE NOT
EXPECTED TO EXCEED FLOOD STAGE AT THIS TIME.

WINDS WILL INCREASE DURING THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON HOURS
ACROSS SOUTHEASTERN AREAS INCLUDING LANSING...JACKSON...AND BATTLE
CREEK. WINDS OF 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH LESS WIND FURTHER NORTH
AND WEST.

SLIPPERY WINTRY TRAVEL WILL REDEVELOP MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY AS
COLD AIR AND SNOW SHOWERS RETURN. ADDITIONAL SNOW SHOWERS ARE
POSSIBLE FROM WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$



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