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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1030 AM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST
LOWER MICHIGAN...

  GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY. THERE WILL BE A CHANCE
FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS WEEKEND...BUT ADDITIONAL
RAINFALL AMOUNTS SHOULD HAVE LITTLE IMPACT ON AREA RIVERS. 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.


&&

MIC037-111629-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0087.000000T0000Z-140714T0600Z/
/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1030 AM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.
* AT 10 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.6 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* 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

$$

TJT

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1030 AM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST
LOWER MICHIGAN...

  GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY. THERE WILL BE A CHANCE
FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS WEEKEND...BUT ADDITIONAL
RAINFALL AMOUNTS SHOULD HAVE LITTLE IMPACT ON AREA RIVERS. 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.


&&

MIC067-111630-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0086.000000T0000Z-140713T1800Z/
/IONM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1030 AM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE GRAND RIVER AT IONIA
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 09 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 15.3 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 13.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...HIGH WATER AFFECTS NORTH DRIVE ON IONIA
  FAIRGROUNDS

&&

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


$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
200 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

MIZ041-102000-
GLADWIN COUNTY...GLADWIN-
200 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

.NOW...
AT  3 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 72. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  5 PM...PARTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 74. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  7 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 71. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 66. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
200 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

MIZ042-102000-
ARENAC COUNTY...STANDISH-
200 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

.NOW...
AT  3 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 71. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  5 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 72. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  7 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT  9 PM...CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 65. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

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