Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1028 AM EDT SUN APR 12 2015

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

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County
  Flat River Near Smyrna affecting Ionia County
  White River Above Whitehall affecting Muskegon County
  Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant affecting Isabella County
  Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County
  Pere Marquette River Near Scottville affecting Mason County
  Muskegon River Near Croton affecting Newaygo County

...The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a flood
advisory for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan...

  Rogue River Below Rockford affecting Kent County

.Several area rivers are running above bankfull due to Thursday`s
rainfall. Some will be falling below bankfull within a day or two,
while others will take longer. No rivers are currently above flood
stage nor are forecast to reach flood stage. Rainfall through Monday
morning will amount to a quarter inch or less. The following forecast
is based on observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

A flood advisory means minor flooding is possible and rivers are
forecast to exceed bankfull.  If you are in the advisory area remain
alert to possible flooding... or the possibility of the advisory
being upgraded to a warning. Report observed flooding to local
emergency services or law enforcement and request they pass this
information on to the National Weather Service.

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


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1028 AM EDT SUN APR 12 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until late Monday night.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will remain at 13.7 feet by this afternoon,
  then begin to fall.
* Impact, at 13.5 feet...River is bankfull. Minor overflow begins in
  low lying areas along the river near and across from the Ionia

&&

LAT...LON 4290 8521 4296 8499 4303 8488 4297 8524


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1028 AM EDT SUN APR 12 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Maple River At Maple Rapids
* until Friday afternoon.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was 8.3 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will begin to fall this evening.
* Impact, at 9.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of County Line Road and
  a home along County Line Road

&&

LAT...LON 4298 8493 4308 8468 4310 8457 4317 8456
      4314 8471 4302 8495

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1028 AM EDT SUN APR 12 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Flat River Near Smyrna
* until Thursday afternoon.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was 5.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.1 feet by after midnight
  tonight.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying areas
  adjacent to the river and Double R Ranch Campground

&&

LAT...LON 4312 8527 4306 8530 4298 8541 4296 8534
      4296 8528 4308 8520

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1028 AM EDT SUN APR 12 2015

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  the Rogue River Below Rockford.
* until Monday morning.
* at 10 AM Sunday the stage was 7.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of homes upstream of
  Rockford

&&

LAT...LON 4306 8555 4309 8555 4313 8551 4313 8559
      4310 8562 4306 8562

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1028 AM EDT SUN APR 12 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Pere Marquette River Near Scottville
* until Wednesday afternoon.
* at 10 AM Sunday the stage was just below 4.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 4.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 4.7 feet by this afternoon.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...Expect high water to begin covering
  Campground Road adjacent to river in Scottville Park

&&

LAT...LON 4391 8627 4391 8624 4390 8619 4396 8619
      4397 8624 4396 8632

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1028 AM EDT SUN APR 12 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the White River Above Whitehall
* until Monday morning.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was 5.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of several cottages,
  canoe liveries, and farmland along the river

&&

LAT...LON 4338 8633 4346 8613 4354 8601 4360 8607
      4352 8618 4344 8638

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1028 AM EDT SUN APR 12 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Muskegon River Near Croton
* until Monday evening.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was 8.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* Impact, at 9.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of cottages and homes
  downstream of Newaygo on Riverview Drive in Bridgeton Township and
  Pepperidge in Ashland Township.

&&

LAT...LON 4328 8604 4338 8578 4342 8562 4346 8570
      4345 8582 4335 8604

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1028 AM EDT SUN APR 12 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant
* until Monday afternoon.
* at 09 AM Sunday the stage was just below 6.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.4 feet by this afternoon.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of
  low lying areas adjacent to the river

&&

LAT...LON 4356 8480 4360 8472 4358 8461 4366 8461
      4367 8475 4362 8485

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