Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
939 PM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry County
  Muskegon River AT Bridgeton affecting
  Muskegon River At Newaygo affecting Newaygo County

.Rain showers, locally heavy at times, will develop tonight, and
continue through Sunday. 1 to 2 inches of rain is likely, some of
which could be freezing rain.

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 station for further
information.

&&

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939 PM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Grand River At Ionia.
* until Friday April 20.
* at 08 PM Friday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 15.5 feet by Monday evening.
* Impact, at 16.0 feet...Expect extensive lowland overflow to occur.

&&

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


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939 PM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt.
* until Thursday afternoon.
* There is not current observed data.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.9 feet tomorrow evening.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying areas
  adjacent to the river, in the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and
  sections of East Mt. Hope Road.

&&

LAT...LON 4271 8451 4268 8449 4264 8445 4264 8451
      4268 8455 4271 8455

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939 PM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle.
* until Friday April 20.
* at 08 PM Friday the stage was 4.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.7 feet by Monday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of homes in Dewitt and
  along the river between Dewitt and Eagle. Flooding occurs in
  Riverside Park in Dewitt and Looking Glass Valley Park in Wacousta.

&&

LAT...LON 4290 8489 4286 8474 4287 8455 4281 8455
      4279 8474 4283 8489

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939 PM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids.
* until further notice.
* at 09 PM Friday the stage was 5.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.6 feet by early Tuesday
  morning.
* Impact, at 9.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of County Line Road and
  a home along County Line Road.

&&

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

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939 PM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Thornapple River Above Hastings.
* until further notice.
* at 09 PM Friday the stage was 3.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.1 feet by Monday evening.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of Tyden Park in
  Hastings, and homes upstream and downstream of Hastings.

&&

LAT...LON 4273 8541 4265 8524 4266 8517 4260 8516
      4259 8523 4268 8550

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939 PM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Muskegon River AT Bridgeton.
* until Friday April 20.
* at 09 PM Friday the stage was 9.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 12.6 feet by Monday morning.
* Impact, at 13.0 feet...Water overflows the banks into wooded areas.

&&

LAT...LON 4333 8604 4331 8604 4334 8593 4335 8593
      4336 8594

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939 PM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Muskegon River At Newaygo.
* until further notice.
* at 08 PM Friday the stage was 8.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 10.6 feet by Monday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet...The river starts exceeding its banks and
  minor flooding begins in low lying areas along the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4338 8591 4336 8594 4335 8593 4337 8589
      4337 8585 4339 8581 4341 8581 43

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