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Areal Flood Warning

Statement as of 5:27 AM EST on February 22, 2018

Expires 1:00 AM EST on February 27, 2018


... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 100 PM EST Thursday for
Calhoun... Allegan... Van Buren... Jackson... Kent... Ottawa... Ingham...
Ionia... Barry... Clinton... Kalamazoo and Eaton counties...

At 525 am EST, local law enforcement reported flooding across the
warned area. Numerous roads remain closed as a result of the three
to five inches of rain that had fallen earlier in the week. Most of
the creeks and rivers are either creating or still rising.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Grand Rapids, Lansing, Kalamazoo, Portage, Jackson, Holland, Ionia,
Grand Haven, Charlotte, Albion, Mason, St. Johns, Hastings, Marshall,
Belding, Eaton Rapids, Allegan, South Haven, Portland and Plainwell.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.


Lat... Lon 4207 8622 4224 8622 4224 8636 4245 8626
      4271 8621 4295 8622 4312 8627 4312 8591
      4321 8591 4321 8579 4329 8579 4329 8531
      4312 8531 4312 8437 4278 8436 4277 8416
      4207 8413


Wdm



931 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Portage River near Vicksburg.
* Until Monday afternoon.
* At 7:30 am Wednesday the stage was 5.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue rising to near 6.8 feet by after
midnight tonight. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
early afternoon.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet... expect moderate flooding of several homes
built adjacent to the river. Water covers south 29th street just
south of ew Avenue.


Lat... Lon 4208 8552 4211 8553 4215 8548 4216 8544
      4211 8544 4208 8547




931 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Kalamazoo river at Comstock.
* From Thursday morning to late Monday night.
* At 9:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage by tomorrow morning and continue
to rise to near 9.9 feet by early Saturday morning. The river will
fall below flood stage by Monday early afternoon.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet... expect moderate flooding of homes along
Portage creek, near gull street and Recreation Park. Industrial
areas in Kalamazoo begin to flood.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 9.8 feet
on Apr 10 2017.


Lat... Lon 4242 8554 4231 8549 4224 8549 4226 8558
      4242 8565




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