Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1155 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

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

  Grand River At Lowell affecting Kent County
  Grand River Near Comstock Park affecting Kent County
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry 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
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County
  Muskegon River At Evart affecting Osceola County
  Muskegon River At Newaygo affecting Newaygo County

.Rivers will gradually recede in the midst of dry weather. The
Muskegon River remains elevated due to leftover snow melt across
the northern reaches of the basin. 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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1155 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Saturday afternoon.
* at 11 AM Sunday the stage was 16.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* 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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MIC081-221625-
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1155 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Grand River At Lowell.
* at 11 AM Sunday the stage was estimated near 9.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue falling below bankfull today.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect flooding of low
  lying areas adjacent to the banks.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8541 4296 8534 4297 8524 4290 8521
      4289 8534 4289 8548

$$

MIC081-221625-
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1155 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Grand River Near Comstock Park.
* at 08 AM Sunday the stage was 11.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall to 10.6 feet by tomorrow
  morning.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8572 4308 8570 4309 8557 4302 8559
      4303 8562 4297 8563

$$

MIC037-231754-
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1155 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
* until late Tuesday night.
* at 10 AM Sunday the stage was 5.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying wooded
  areas.

&&

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

$$

MIC037-231754-
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1155 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until Thursday afternoon.
* at 11 AM Sunday the stage was 8.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will remain near 8.2 feet this afternoon.
* 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

$$

MIC015-221625-
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1155 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Thornapple River Above Hastings.
* at 11 AM Sunday the stage was 5.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall to 4.6 feet by tomorrow
  morning.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of
  low lying areas and farmland adjacent to the river.

&&

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

$$

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1155 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Muskegon River At Evart
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* at 11 AM Sunday the stage was 10.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 10.2 feet by this evening.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

LAT...LON 4390 8537 4395 8527 4398 8515 4391 8515
      4387 8523 4384 8532

$$

MIC123-231754-
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1155 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Muskegon River At Newaygo
* until Wednesday evening.
* at 10 AM Sunday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 10.5 feet by this 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 4336 8594 4335 8593 4337 8585 4341 8578
      4343 8578 4343 8581

$$

Hoving



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