Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

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

  Sycamore Creek At Holt 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
  Thornapple River Above Hastings affecting Barry County
  Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County

...The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a Flood
Advisory for the following river in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant affecting Isabella County

.A dry and warmer weather pattern into early next week will allow
the rivers to crest and then fall with little significant flooding.
Snowmelt runoff in the Chippewa and Muskegon River basins will cause
minor rises in river levels over the next few days. 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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1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Friday April 27.
* at 09 AM Friday April 20 the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will fall to 16.0 feet by Sunday night.
* Impact, at 18.0 feet...Water surrounds automobile building at Ionia
  Fairgrounds.

&&

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


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1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Lowell
* until Sunday evening.
* Current observed data was not available. The river level was
  estimated to be around 10.6 feet on Friday morning.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river level will continue to fall.
* 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

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1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River Near Comstock Park
* until Monday afternoon.
* at 07 AM Friday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will crest near 11.4 feet by this evening.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet...River is bankfull.

&&

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

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1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt.
* The river level Friday morning was estimated to be around 6.1 feet
  and was falling.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue falling below bankfull today.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Flooding begins in low lying areas along the
  creek and at the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and Scott Woods
  Park.

&&

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

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1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Looking Glass River Near Eagle
* until Sunday evening.
* at 09 AM Friday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river level will remain around 5.5 feet today,
  then is expected to gradually fall this weekend.
* 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

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1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until further notice.
* at 10 AM Friday the stage was 8.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river is cresting today at 8.7 feet and will begin
  to gradually fall.
* 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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1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Thornapple River Above Hastings
* until Monday afternoon.
* at 10 AM Friday 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 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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1055 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant.
* until late Sunday night.
* at 10 AM Friday the stage was 6.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.6 feet Saturday morning.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of
  low lying areas adjacent to the river including portions of the
  Mount Pleasant Country Club Golf Course.

&&

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

$$

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