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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1106 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...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
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY

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

  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH PART OF THE WEEKEND BEFORE SOME
SHOWERS MOVE BACK IN FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ALTHOUGH
SIGNFICANT AMOUNTS ARE NOT IN THE FORECAST. THE EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS
FOR ADDTIONAL RAIN CHANCES TOWARD THE END OF NEXT WEEK.  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.


&&

MIC073-191705-
/O.NEW.KGRR.FL.Y.0059.140418T1506Z-140421T1800Z/
/MPTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1106 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR
  THE CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT.
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 10 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 7.9 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF THE GOLF COURSE...
  ISLAND PARK AND NELSON PARK IN WESTERN MT. PLEASANT

&&

LAT...LON 4356 8480 4360 8472 4358 8461 4366 8461
      4367 8475 4362 8485

$$

HOVING/WALTON

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1106 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...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
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY

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

  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH PART OF THE WEEKEND BEFORE SOME
SHOWERS MOVE BACK IN FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ALTHOUGH
SIGNFICANT AMOUNTS ARE NOT IN THE FORECAST. THE EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS
FOR ADDTIONAL RAIN CHANCES TOWARD THE END OF NEXT WEEK.  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.


&&

MIC067-191706-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-140420T1800Z/
/IONM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1106 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE GRAND RIVER AT IONIA
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 10 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 14.4 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 13.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...HIGH WATER AFFECTS NORTH DRIVE ON IONIA
  FAIRGROUNDS

&&

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


$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1106 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...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
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY

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

  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH PART OF THE WEEKEND BEFORE SOME
SHOWERS MOVE BACK IN FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ALTHOUGH
SIGNFICANT AMOUNTS ARE NOT IN THE FORECAST. THE EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS
FOR ADDTIONAL RAIN CHANCES TOWARD THE END OF NEXT WEEK.  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.


&&

MIC037-191705-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-140421T1800Z/
/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1106 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 10 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 7.8 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. EXPECT MINOR FLOODING IN
  LOW LYING PASTURES...FARMLAND...AND WOODED AREAS ADJACENT TO THE
  RIVER

&&

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

$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1106 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...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
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY

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

  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH PART OF THE WEEKEND BEFORE SOME
SHOWERS MOVE BACK IN FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ALTHOUGH
SIGNFICANT AMOUNTS ARE NOT IN THE FORECAST. THE EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS
FOR ADDTIONAL RAIN CHANCES TOWARD THE END OF NEXT WEEK.  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.


&&

MIC067-191705-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0049.000000T0000Z-140420T1800Z/
/SMYM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1106 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 10 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 5.9 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.

&&

LAT...LON 4312 8527 4306 8530 4298 8541 4296 8534
      4296 8528 4308 8520

$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
948 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER...
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT CARUTHERSVILLE AFFECTING MISSISSIPPI...
  PEMISCOT...DYER AND LAUDERDALE COUNTIES
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT OSCEOLA AFFECTING MISSISSIPPI...LAUDERDALE
  AND TIPTON COUNTIES

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE NEXT RIVER STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED FRIDAY MORNING.

FOR GRAPHICAL RIVER AND FLOOD INFORMATION...PLEASE GO TO
WWW.WEATHER.GOV AND CLICK NEAR MEMPHIS ON THE MAP. THEN SELECT RIVERS
AND LAKES AHPS UNDER CURRENT CONDITIONS.

DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN.

STAY TUNED TO YOUR WEATHER RADIO AND YOUR LOCAL NEWS MEDIA FOR THE
LATEST RIVER INFORMATION.

&&

ARC093-MOC155-TNC045-097-181933-
/O.CON.KMEG.FL.Y.0009.000000T0000Z-140418T1933Z/
/CRTM7.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
948 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT CARUTHERSVILLE
* UNTIL FRIDAY APRIL 18.
* AT 9 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 29.5 FEET AND FALLING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 32.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE FALLING SLOWLY.
* AT 29.0 FEET...SHIPPING OPERATION SOUTH OF HELOISE IS BEING
  FLOODED.  ROADS INSIDE LEVEE SOUTH OF CARUTHERSVILLE ARE BEGINNING
  TO FLOOD. CHISHOLM LAKE ROAD IS FLOODED SOUTH OF COCKLEBUR SLOUGH.
  OVERBANK FLOODING BEGINS ON LOW LYING FARMLAND ALONG BOTH BANKS OF
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AND THE OBION RIVER IN NORTHWEST TENNESSEE.
  OLD FORKED DEER RIVER BED IS BEGINNING TO FLOOD FIELDS IN THE HALES
  POINT AREA SOUTH OF SUGGS ROAD.

$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
948 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER...
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT CARUTHERSVILLE AFFECTING MISSISSIPPI...
  PEMISCOT...DYER AND LAUDERDALE COUNTIES
  MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT OSCEOLA AFFECTING MISSISSIPPI...LAUDERDALE
  AND TIPTON COUNTIES

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE NEXT RIVER STATEMENT WILL BE ISSUED FRIDAY MORNING.

FOR GRAPHICAL RIVER AND FLOOD INFORMATION...PLEASE GO TO
WWW.WEATHER.GOV AND CLICK NEAR MEMPHIS ON THE MAP. THEN SELECT RIVERS
AND LAKES AHPS UNDER CURRENT CONDITIONS.

DO NOT DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED AREAS...TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN.

STAY TUNED TO YOUR WEATHER RADIO AND YOUR LOCAL NEWS MEDIA FOR THE
LATEST RIVER INFORMATION.

&&

ARC093-TNC097-167-190248-
/O.CON.KMEG.FL.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-140419T1933Z/
/OSGA4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
948 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT OSCEOLA
* UNTIL SATURDAY APRIL 19.
* AT 9 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 25.5 FEET AND FALLING.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 28.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL SLOWLY..

$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
944 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

...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
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL AFFECTING MUSKEGON COUNTY

.A COLD FRONT IS CURRENTLY TRACKING ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN...BUT
RAINFALL TOTALS ARE EXPECTED TO BE A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS.
TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BUT EXPECTED
CHILLY LOWS FRIDAY NIGHT. 70 DEGREE READINGS ARE LIKELY ON EASTER
SUNDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN MOVES IN ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. RIVER
LEVELS CONTINUE TO FALL. 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.


&&

MIC121-190344-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-140421T0600Z/
/WHTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
944 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.
* AT 09 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 5.5 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 5.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL.  OVERFLOW BEGINS IN LOW
  LYING AREAS

&&

LAT...LON 4338 8633 4346 8613 4354 8601 4360 8607
      4352 8618 4344 8638

$$

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