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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:42 PM EDT on October 23, 2017

Expires 7:20 PM EDT on October 26, 2017


The National Weather Service in Gaylord has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Rifle river near Sterling.
* From Tuesday afternoon to Thursday evening... .
* at 9:30 PM Monday the stage was 3.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise above flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 9.6 feet by Wednesday morning.The river
will fall below flood stage by Thursday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 9.0 feet... high water begins to impact campground at
white's canoe livery at Melita Road bridge.



                   Fld observed forecast 7am
location stg stg day time Tue Wed Thu

Rifle river
Sterling 6 3.1 Mon 09 PM 9.0 7.7 4.6




Lat... Lon 4399 8384 4407 8408 4416 8408 4416 8398
      4408 8384 4399 8379






Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:25 AM EDT on October 24, 2017

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on October 24, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect until noon EDT today...

The Flood Watch continues for

* northern lower Michigan, including the following areas, Alcona,
Alpena, Antrim, Arenac, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan,
Crawford, Emmet, Gladwin, Grand Traverse, Iosco, Kalkaska,
Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda,
Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon, and Wexford.

* Until noon EDT today

* persistent rainfall will be heavy at times through this morning,
with intensities diminishing later today.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches have already
occurred, with an additional inch to an inch and a half expected
in many areas today, especially northwest lower Michigan.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Standing water will develop in low-lying areas
and other places that drain poorly.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:25 AM EDT on October 24, 2017

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on October 24, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect until noon EDT today...

The Flood Watch continues for

* northern lower Michigan, including the following areas, Alcona,
Alpena, Antrim, Arenac, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan,
Crawford, Emmet, Gladwin, Grand Traverse, Iosco, Kalkaska,
Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda,
Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon, and Wexford.

* Until noon EDT today

* persistent rainfall will be heavy at times through this morning,
with intensities diminishing later today.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches have already
occurred, with an additional inch to an inch and a half expected
in many areas today, especially northwest lower Michigan.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Standing water will develop in low-lying areas
and other places that drain poorly.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





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Connecticut - Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
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Georgia - Record Report
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Hawaii - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Wind Warning , Record Report
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Massachusetts - Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Michigan - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Lakeshore Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Record Report
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Frost Advisory
Missouri -
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Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory
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Ohio -
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Lake Wind Advisory
Pennsylvania - Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning
Rhode Island - Wind Advisory
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Tennessee - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory
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Utah - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Virginia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Freeze Warning
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Wyoming - High Wind Watch , Fire Weather Watch
- Gale Warning

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