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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1036 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

  Flat River Near Smyrna affecting Ionia County

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County

.Rivers continue to run high due to snowmelt and precipitation earlier
this week. The rivers at Ionia and Maple Rapids are currently out of
their banks and will remain so for at least a few more days. No
significant flooding is anticipated in the next week. 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 for further information.


&&

MIC067-061736-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-160207T1800Z/
/IONM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1036 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Sunday afternoon.
* at 09 AM Friday the stage was 14.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 14.1 feet after midnight
  tonight.
* Impact, at 13.5 feet...River is bankfull. Minor overflow begins in
  low lying areas along the river near and across from the Ionia
  Fairground.

&&

LAT...LON 4290 8521 4296 8499 4303 8488 4297 8524


$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1036 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

  Flat River Near Smyrna affecting Ionia County

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County

.Rivers continue to run high due to snowmelt and precipitation earlier
this week. The rivers at Ionia and Maple Rapids are currently out of
their banks and will remain so for at least a few more days. No
significant flooding is anticipated in the next week. 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 for further information.


&&

MIC037-061735-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-160210T1800Z/
/MRPM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1036 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* at 10 AM Friday the stage was 7.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.0 feet this evening.
* Impact, at 9.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of County Line Road and
  a home along County Line Road.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8493 4308 8468 4310 8457 4317 8456
      4314 8471 4302 8495

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
344 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

LHZ346-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-060445-
/O.NEW.KAPX.SC.Y.0012.160206T0600Z-160206T2300Z/
ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
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-
344 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 6 PM EST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 6 PM EST SATURDAY.

* PLEASE SEE THE LATEST MARINE FORECASTS FOR MORE DETAILED
  INFORMATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

$$


WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
330 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

LHZ345>349-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-LSZ321-322-MIZ008-015>036-041-
042-062030-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC WITHIN 5NM 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 POINT 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-
330 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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...TONIGHT.

ACCUMULATING LAKE ENHANCED SNOW AND BLOWING SNOW IS EXPECTED AFTER
3 AM IN FAR NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN...THE STRAITS REGION...AND
FAR SOUTHEAST UPPER MICHIGAN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

ACCUMULATING LAKE ENHANCED SNOW IS EXPECTED EARLY SATURDAY
MORNING ACROSS FAR NORTHWEST LOWER AND THE STRAITS REGION.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SNOW OR ICE ACCUMULATIONS. REPORTS
MAY BE MADE IN ANY OF THESE THREE WAYS:

ONLINE:   WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD

FACEBOOK: FACEBOOK.COM/NWSGAYLORD

TWITTER:  TWITTER.COM/NWSGAYLORD

&&

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD.

$$

JZ

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
458 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-061000-
MASON-LAKE-OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-
MONTCALM-GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-
INGHAM-VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
458 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS MAY CAUSE SLIPPERY SPOTS ON AREA ROADS.

AREA RIVERS CONTINUE TO RUN ABOVE NORMAL...SOME WILL BE NEAR
BANKFULL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA MONDAY WITH SNOW SHOWERS.
BEHIND THE STORM COLDER AIR WILL FOLLOW FOR THE REST OF THE WEEK.
THIS WILL MEAN SNOW SHOWERS AND COLDER TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH MOST OF THE REST OF NEXT WEEK.

SOME AREA RIVERS WILL REMAIN NEAR BANKFULL INTO THIS COMING
WEEKEND.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
458 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

LMZ844>849-061000-
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-
458 AM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

WINDS AND WAVES MAY BECOME HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT BY EARLY
SATURDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

WINDS AND WAVES MAY BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT THROUGH MOST OF
NEXT WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED

$$

WDM


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

MIZ031-060500-
MANISTEE COUNTY...MANISTEE-
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 23. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  1 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 24. SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 25.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  5 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 25.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

MIZ032-060500-
WEXFORD COUNTY...CADILLAC-
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 17. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  1 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 18. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 20.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  5 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 19.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

MIZ033-060500-
MISSAUKEE COUNTY...LAKE CITY-
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 17. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  1 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 19. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 20.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  5 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 20.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

MIZ034-060500-
ROSCOMMON COUNTY...HOUGHTON LAKE-
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 20. WEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  1 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 19. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 20.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.
AT  5 AM...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. TEMPERATURE 19.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

MIZ035-060500-
OGEMAW COUNTY...WEST BRANCH-
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 26. WEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  1 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 22. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 22. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  5 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 21. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

MIZ036-060500-
IOSCO COUNTY...EAST TAWAS-
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 27. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  1 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 23. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 23. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  5 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 23. SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

MIZ041-060500-
GLADWIN COUNTY...GLADWIN-
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 25. WEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  1 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 23. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 22. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  5 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 21. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

MIZ042-060500-
ARENAC COUNTY...STANDISH-
1000 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

.NOW...
AT 11 PM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 25. WEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  1 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 23. WEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT  3 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 22. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  5 AM...CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 22. SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.

$$

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