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Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory

Statement as of 11:53 AM EDT on April 30, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Michigan, south central Michigan,
southwest Michigan, and west central Michigan, including the
following areas, in central Michigan, Gratiot, Isabella,
Mecosta, and Montcalm. In south central Michigan, Clinton,
Eaton, and Ionia. In southwest Michigan, Allegan, Barry,
Kalamazoo, Kent, Ottawa, and Van Buren. In west central
Michigan, Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana.

* Through Monday morning

* periods of rain with embedded thunderstorms will continue into
mid morning Monday. Many areas have already seen around an inch
or rain. Another 1 to 2 inches of rain is expected bringing
storm total rainfalls of 2 to 3 inches. Locally higher amounts
cannot be ruled out where thunderstorms persist.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.

Weather preparedness information is available on line at
www.Ready.Gov/floods.



Jk


1153 am EDT sun Apr 30 2017

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Michigan, south central Michigan,
southwest Michigan, and west central Michigan, including the
following areas, in central Michigan, Gratiot, Isabella,
Mecosta, and Montcalm. In south central Michigan, Clinton,
Eaton, and Ionia. In southwest Michigan, Allegan, Barry,
Kalamazoo, Kent, Ottawa, and Van Buren. In west central
Michigan, Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana.

* Through Monday morning

* periods of rain with embedded thunderstorms will continue into
mid morning Monday. Many areas have already seen around an inch
or rain. Another 1 to 2 inches of rain is expected bringing
storm total rainfalls of 2 to 3 inches. Locally higher amounts
cannot be ruled out where thunderstorms persist.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.

Weather preparedness information is available on line at
www.Ready.Gov/floods.



Jk



1054 am EDT sun Apr 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Flat River near Smyrna.
* Until further notice.
* At 09 am Sunday the stage was 4.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.3 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet... expect minor flooding of about 30 double r
ranch campground sites and in low lying areas adjacent to the
river.


Lat... Lon 4308 8520 4296 8528 4296 8534 4298 8541
      4306 8530 4312 8527




1054 am EDT sun Apr 30 2017

The flood advisory continues for
the Grand River at Ionia
* until further notice.
* At 09 am Sunday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 18.8 feet by early Wednesday
morning.
* Impact, at 18.0 feet... water surrounds automobile building at Ionia
Fairgrounds.


Lat... Lon 4297 8524 4303 8488 4296 8499 4290 8521





Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory

Statement as of 11:53 AM EDT on April 30, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Michigan, south central Michigan,
southwest Michigan, and west central Michigan, including the
following areas, in central Michigan, Gratiot, Isabella,
Mecosta, and Montcalm. In south central Michigan, Clinton,
Eaton, and Ionia. In southwest Michigan, Allegan, Barry,
Kalamazoo, Kent, Ottawa, and Van Buren. In west central
Michigan, Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana.

* Through Monday morning

* periods of rain with embedded thunderstorms will continue into
mid morning Monday. Many areas have already seen around an inch
or rain. Another 1 to 2 inches of rain is expected bringing
storm total rainfalls of 2 to 3 inches. Locally higher amounts
cannot be ruled out where thunderstorms persist.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.

Weather preparedness information is available on line at
www.Ready.Gov/floods.



Jk


1153 am EDT sun Apr 30 2017

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Michigan, south central Michigan,
southwest Michigan, and west central Michigan, including the
following areas, in central Michigan, Gratiot, Isabella,
Mecosta, and Montcalm. In south central Michigan, Clinton,
Eaton, and Ionia. In southwest Michigan, Allegan, Barry,
Kalamazoo, Kent, Ottawa, and Van Buren. In west central
Michigan, Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana.

* Through Monday morning

* periods of rain with embedded thunderstorms will continue into
mid morning Monday. Many areas have already seen around an inch
or rain. Another 1 to 2 inches of rain is expected bringing
storm total rainfalls of 2 to 3 inches. Locally higher amounts
cannot be ruled out where thunderstorms persist.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

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.

Weather preparedness information is available on line at
www.Ready.Gov/floods.



Jk



1054 am EDT sun Apr 30 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Flat River near Smyrna.
* Until further notice.
* At 09 am Sunday the stage was 4.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.3 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet... expect minor flooding of about 30 double r
ranch campground sites and in low lying areas adjacent to the
river.


Lat... Lon 4308 8520 4296 8528 4296 8534 4298 8541
      4306 8530 4312 8527




1054 am EDT sun Apr 30 2017

The flood advisory continues for
the Grand River at Ionia
* until further notice.
* At 09 am Sunday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 18.8 feet by early Wednesday
morning.
* 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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Minnesota - Winter Weather Advisory
Mississippi - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
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