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Special Weather Statement

Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
444 AM EDT Fri Jun 18 2021

MIZ050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-181245-
Clinton-Gratiot-Ingham-Calhoun-Allegan-Ottawa-Barry-Van
Buren-Jackson-Kalamazoo-Montcalm-Muskegon-Ionia-Eaton-Kent-
444 AM EDT Fri Jun 18 2021

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT VAN BUREN...KENT...
INGHAM...GRATIOT...IONIA...BARRY...CLINTON...MUSKEGON...MONTCALM...
CALHOUN...ALLEGAN...JACKSON...OTTAWA...KALAMAZOO AND EATON
COUNTIES...

At 442 AM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from 20 miles southwest of Silver Lake SP to
31 miles northeast of Wind Point to near East Troy. Movement was east
at 45 mph.

These storms will move through Southern Lower Michigan through
the mid morning hours.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and penny size hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Grand Rapids...        Lansing...             Kalamazoo...
Portage...             Muskegon...            Jackson...
Holland...             Ionia...               Grand Haven...
Alma...                Charlotte...           Albion...
Greenville...          Mason...               St. Johns...
Hastings...            Marshall...            Belding...
Battle Creek...        Eaton Rapids...

These storms may intensify, so be certain to monitor local radio
stations and available television stations for additional information
and possible warnings from the National Weather Service.

LAT...LON 4207 8622 4224 8622 4224 8637 4258 8623
      4298 8622 4347 8646 4347 8604 4330 8604
      4329 8590 4330 8556 4347 8556 4346 8437
      4278 8436 4278 8416 4208 8413
TIME...MOT...LOC 0842Z 291DEG 39KT 4347 8681 4298 8722 4276 8840

$$

NJJ



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
431 AM EDT Fri Jun 18 2021

MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-190845-
Mason-Lake-Osceola-Clare-Oceana-Newaygo-Mecosta-Isabella-Muskegon-
Montcalm-Gratiot-Ottawa-Kent-Ionia-Clinton-Allegan-Barry-Eaton-
Ingham-Van Buren-Kalamazoo-Calhoun-Jackson-
431 AM EDT Fri Jun 18 2021

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest Lower
Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Thunderstorms with gusty winds up to 40 mph are possible early
this morning, especially near and south of I-96. After these
storms exit around 9 am, additional storms may develop toward Noon
mainly south and east of Grand Rapids. A few of these storms
could briefly become strong to severe, especially near Jackson,
before the threat ends around 4 or 5 PM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday

A marginal risk of severe weather exists on Saturday mainly south
and east of Grand Rapids. Another marginal risk of severe storms
develops for Sunday afternoon and evening especially near and
south of I-96.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed at times over the weekend.

$$



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