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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1141 AM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

...The Flood Advisory is cancelled for the following rivers in
Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Grand River At Grand Rapids affecting Kent County
  Red Cedar River Above Williamston affecting Ingham County
  Red Cedar River At East Lansing affecting Ingham County

...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 Near Comstock Park 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
  Pere Marquette River Near Scottville affecting Mason County

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

  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County

.Between a half inch and one inch of rain fell across the area on
Monday. This combined with snowmelt and the potential for ice jams
will cause rising rivers that will likely climb out of their banks.
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.

&&

MIC105-241840-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0019.000000T0000Z-180127T1800Z/
/SCTM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1141 AM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Pere Marquette River Near Scottville
* until Saturday afternoon.
* at 11 AM Tuesday the stage was 3.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 4.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 4.1 feet by Thursday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 4.0 feet...River is bankfull. Overflow of low lying
  areas adjacent to the river occurs.

&&

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

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
338 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

LMZ541>543-240400-
/O.CON.KGRB.SC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-180124T0400Z/
Rock Island Passage to Sturgeon Bay WI-
Sturgeon Bay to Two Rivers WI-Two Rivers to Sheboygan WI-
338 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

* WINDS...North at 15 to 25 knots with gusts up to 30 knots.

* WAVES...3 to 5 feet, subsiding to 2 to 4 feet this evening.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds over 20 knots or
waves greater than 4 feet are expected to produce hazardous
conditions to small craft.  Inexperienced mariners, especially
those operating smaller vessels should avoid navigating in these
conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
308 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

...Brisk Northwest Winds and High Waves Lingering into the Evening...

LMZ643-644-240400-
/O.EXT.KMKX.SC.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-180124T0400Z/
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
308 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

The Small Craft Advisory is now in effect until 10 PM CST this
evening.

* WINDS: Northwest 15 to 20 knots. Higher gusts early.


* WAVES: 2 to 5 feet subsiding to 1 to 3 feet by late evening.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 21 to 33 knots
are expected to produce hazardous wave conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels should avoid navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
324 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

LMZ643>646-242130-
Sheboygan to Port Washington WI-
Port Washington to North Point Light WI-
North Point Light to Wind Point WI-
Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL-
324 PM CST Tue Jan 23 2018

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of Lake Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Tonight

A Small Craft Advisory is in effect through late this evening for
lingering high waves. Northwest winds will still be gusty into the
early evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Tuesday

Another Small Craft Advisory may be needed Friday and Friday
night for breezy southwest winds.

$$


www.weather.gov/mkx

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
230 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

LHZ345>349-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-LSZ321-322-MIZ008-015>036-041-042-
241200-
Straits of Mackinac within 5 nm of Mackinac Bridge including
Mackinac Island-St Ignace to False Detour Channel-5NM East of
Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Light MI including Bois Blanc Island-
Presque Isle Light to Sturgeon Pt MI Including Thunder Bay National
Marine Sanctuary-Sturgeon Pt to Alabaster MI-Grand Traverse Bay
south of a line Grand Traverse Light to Norwood MI-Seul Choix Point
to 5NM West of Mackinac Bridge-Norwood MI to 5NM West of Mackinac
Bridge including Little Traverse Bay-Sleeping Bear Point to Grand
Traverse Light MI-Point Betsie to Sleeping Bear Point MI-Manistee to
Point Betsie MI-Whitefish Bay (U.S. Portion)/Whitefish Point to
Point Iroquois MI-St. Marys River Point Iroquois to E.
Potagannissing Bay-Chippewa-Mackinac-Emmet-Cheboygan-Presque Isle-
Charlevoix-Leelanau-Antrim-Otsego-Montmorency-Alpena-Benzie-Grand
Traverse-Kalkaska-Crawford-Oscoda-Alcona-Manistee-Wexford-Missaukee-
Roscommon-Ogemaw-Iosco-Gladwin-Arenac-
230 PM EST Tue Jan 23 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for northern Lower Michigan...
eastern Upper Michigan...and adjacent nearshore waters of Lake
Michigan...Lake Huron and Lake Superior.

.DAY ONE...Rest of Today and Tonight.

Ice jam flooding remains possible on area rivers.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Ice jam flooding remains possible on area rivers.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotters are encouraged to report any significant weather and
rain, snow and ice amounts to the National Weather Service.
Reports may be made one of three ways:

Online:   weather.gov/gaylord
Facebook: facebook.com/nwsgaylord

Twitter:  twitter.com/nwsgaylord

$$

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