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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1227 PM EDT Wed Jun 26 2019

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...

  Portage River Near Vicksburg affecting Kalamazoo County

.Flooding continues on the Portage River near Vicksburg as the
heavy rain that fell last week continues to slowly drain through
the area. Water levels are slowly falling, and may drop below
critical levels in the next day or two. The following forecast
is based on observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation.


Safety message...Motorists should not attempt to drive around
barricades or drive cars through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local
radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio station for further

Additional weather and river information can be found on our homepage


1227 PM EDT Wed Jun 26 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Portage River Near Vicksburg.
* until further notice.
* at  1:56 PM Monday the stage was 5.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall to a stage of 5.4 feet by
  tomorrow morning.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Expect minor basement flooding of several
  homes built adjacent to the river.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 5.2 feet
  on May 20 2019.


LAT...LON 4208 8552 4211 8553 4215 8548 4216 8544
      4211 8544 4208 8547



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