weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

One product issued by NWS for:
Share |


Flood Advisory

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1034 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Kalamazoo River At Comstock affecting Kalamazoo County
  Kalamazoo River Near New Richmond affecting Allegan County
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County

.River levels are generally falling, and mainly dry weather is
expected into early next week. The Kalamazoo River at Comstock and
New Richmond is expected to fall below bankfull some time today. The
Grand River at Ionia should fall below bankfull on Friday. Sycamore
Creek at Holt is anticipated to fall below bankfull this weekend.
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.


&&

MIC077-030500-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0060.000000T0000Z-150703T0500Z/
/CMSM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1034 AM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Kalamazoo River At Comstock
* until late tonight.
* At 09 AM Thursday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the remain near 7.0 feet this afternoon, then begin
  to fall.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

LAT...LON 4242 8565 4226 8558 4224 8549 4231 8549
      4242 8554

$$



U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE