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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
858 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

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

  MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART AFFECTING OSCEOLA COUNTY

.THE MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART WILL FALL BELOW MAJOR FLOOD STAGE
EARLY TOMORROW MORNING. MODERATE FLOODING WILL PERSIST...BUT
THE RIVER CONTINUES A STEADY DECLINE. MAINLY DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED
OVER THE WEEKEND WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS ON MONDAY. THE FOLLOWING
FORECAST IS BASED ON OBSERVED AND FORECAST 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...MOTORISTS SHOULD NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE AROUND
BARRICADES OR DRIVE CARS THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.

STAY TUNED TO FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO YOUR LOCAL
RADIO... TELEVISION... OR NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.


ADDITIONAL WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON OUR HOMEPAGE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRR.

&&

MIC133-200258-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140422T1200Z/
/EVRM4.3.ER.140413T1800Z.140416T1530Z.140422T0000Z.NR/
858 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART.
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING.
* AT  8:00 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 14.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MAJOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...EXPECT MAJOR FLOODING IN SUBDIVISIONS ALONG
  THE MUSKEGON RIVER UPSTREAM OF EVART.

&&

LAT...LON 4384 8532 4387 8523 4391 8515 4398 8515
      4395 8527 4390 8537

$$

EBW

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
855 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

  MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON AFFECTING NEWAYGO COUNTY

.THE MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON HAS FALLEN BELOW MODERATE FLOOD
STAGE. MINOR FLOODING WILL CONTINUE...BUT THE RIVER CONTINUES TO
FALL. MAINLY DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED OVER THE WEEKEND WITH A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS ON MONDAY. THE FOLLOWING FORECAST IS BASED ON
OBSERVED AND FORECAST 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...EVEN 6 INCHES OF FAST-MOVING FLOOD WATER CAN KNOCK
YOU OFF YOUR FEET... AND A DEPTH OF 2 FEET WILL FLOAT YOUR CAR.
NEVER TRY TO WALK... SWIM... OR DRIVE THROUGH SUCH SWIFT WATER.  IF
YOU COME UPON FLOOD WATERS... STOP... TURN AROUND AND GO ANOTHER WAY.


THIS WARNING WILL BE IN EFFECT UNTIL THE RIVER FALLS BELOW ITS FLOOD
STAGE.

STAY TUNED TO FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO YOUR LOCAL
RADIO... TELEVISION... OR NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.


ADDITIONAL WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON OUR HOMEPAGE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRR.

&&

MIC123-200255-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-140423T1200Z/
/CROM4.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140416T0500Z.140423T0000Z.NO/
855 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* AT 7:45 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  TUESDAY EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 11.0 FEET...EXPECT MODERATE FLOODING OF COTTAGES AND
  HOMES UPSTREAM OF NEWAYGO ON SALMON RUN AND RUSSELL ROAD IN CROTON
  TOWNSHIP...THE DEVILS HOLE AREA...AND GARDNER DRIVE IN BROOKS
  TOWNSHIP.  EXPECT MODERATE FLOODING OF COTTAGES AND HOMES
  DOWNSTREAM OF NEWAYGO IN THE ANDERSON FLATS AREA...SUGAR BUSH LANE
  AND MAPLE DRIVE...BELL MEADOW DRIVE...AND THE LOWER BRIDGETON
  AREA.  EXPECT WATER TO BE OVER SOUTH RIVER DRIVE IN THE LOWER
  BRIDGETON AREA.  RIVER LANE IMPASSABLE IN THE OLD WOMANS BEND AREA.

* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 10.6 FEET
  ON APR 29 2011.

&&

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

$$

EBW

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1051 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

MIC123-191600-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FA.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140419T1600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NEWAYGO MI-
1051 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NEWAYGO COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL NOON EDT SATURDAY

* AT 1048 AM EDT...COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT INDICATED THAT THERE
  ARE STILL ROADS SCATTERED ACROSS THE COUNTY THAT ARE CLOSED DUE TO
  WATER OVER THE ROADS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...NEWAYGO...
  BITELY...FREMONT...WHITE CLOUD...AETNA...BIG PRAIRIE...BISHOP...
  CROTON HEIGHTS...LILLEY...OXBOW...VOLNEY AND WOOSTER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT. MOST FLOOD RELATED DEATHS OCCUR
IN VEHICLES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS WATER COVERED BRIDGES...DIPS...
OR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM... EVEN A
SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 4382 8604 4381 8556 4330 8557 4329 8604

$$

NJJ


Flood Advisory


FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
903 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

  WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL AFFECTING MUSKEGON COUNTY

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

  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY
  GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH PART OF THE WEEKEND BEFORE SOME
SHOWERS MOVE BACK IN FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ALTHOUGH
SIGNFICANT AMOUNTS ARE NOT IN THE FORECAST. THE EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS
FOR ADDTIONAL RAIN CHANCES TOWARD THE END OF NEXT WEEK.  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.


&&

MIC037-200303-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-140421T1800Z/
/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
903 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS
* UNTIL MONDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 08 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.7 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 7.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. EXPECT MINOR FLOODING IN
  LOW LYING PASTURES...FARMLAND...AND WOODED AREAS ADJACENT TO THE
  RIVER

&&

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

$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
903 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

  WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL AFFECTING MUSKEGON COUNTY

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

  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY
  GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH PART OF THE WEEKEND BEFORE SOME
SHOWERS MOVE BACK IN FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ALTHOUGH
SIGNFICANT AMOUNTS ARE NOT IN THE FORECAST. THE EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS
FOR ADDTIONAL RAIN CHANCES TOWARD THE END OF NEXT WEEK.  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.


&&

MIC067-200303-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-140420T1800Z/
/IONM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
903 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE GRAND RIVER AT IONIA
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 08 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.1 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 13.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE 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
  FAIRGROUNDS

&&

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


$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
903 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

  WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL AFFECTING MUSKEGON COUNTY

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

  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY
  GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH PART OF THE WEEKEND BEFORE SOME
SHOWERS MOVE BACK IN FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ALTHOUGH
SIGNFICANT AMOUNTS ARE NOT IN THE FORECAST. THE EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS
FOR ADDTIONAL RAIN CHANCES TOWARD THE END OF NEXT WEEK.  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.


&&

MIC067-200303-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0049.000000T0000Z-140420T1800Z/
/SMYM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
903 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 07 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.8 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.5 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.

&&

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

$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
903 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

  WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL AFFECTING MUSKEGON COUNTY

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

  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY
  GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY

.DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH PART OF THE WEEKEND BEFORE SOME
SHOWERS MOVE BACK IN FOR SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...ALTHOUGH
SIGNFICANT AMOUNTS ARE NOT IN THE FORECAST. THE EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS
FOR ADDTIONAL RAIN CHANCES TOWARD THE END OF NEXT WEEK.  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.


&&

MIC073-200303-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0059.000000T0000Z-140422T1200Z/
/MPTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
903 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR
  THE CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING.
* AT 08 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.4 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF THE GOLF COURSE...
  ISLAND PARK AND NELSON PARK IN WESTERN MT. PLEASANT

&&

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

$$

EBW


Small Craft Advisory


NEARSHORE MARINE FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
348 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

FOR WATERS WITHIN FIVE NAUTICAL MILES OF SHORE ON LAKE ERIE

LEZ142>146-191430-
MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-VERMILION TO AVON POINT OH-
AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-
348 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 KNOTS EARLY DECREASING TO 10 TO
15 KNOTS. SUNNY. WAVES 4 TO 6 FEET EARLY SUBSIDING TO 1 TO 3 FEET.
.TONIGHT...NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 KNOTS BECOMING EAST 10 KNOTS OR
LESS. MOSTLY CLEAR. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING EAST. SUNNY.
WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...EAST WINDS 10 KNOTS OR LESS BECOMING SOUTH.
INCREASING CLOUDS. WAVES 2 FEET OR LESS.

SEE LAKE ERIE OPEN LAKES FORECAST FOR MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

THE WATER TEMPERATURE OFF TOLEDO IS 46 DEGREES...OFF CLEVELAND 41
DEGREES AND OFF ERIE 36 DEGREES.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CLEVELAND OH
348 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

LEZ142>146-191400-
/O.NEW.KCLE.SC.Y.0007.140419T0748Z-140419T1400Z/
MAUMEE BAY TO RENO BEACH OH-RENO BEACH TO THE ISLANDS OH-
THE ISLANDS TO VERMILION OH-VERMILION TO AVON POINT OH-
AVON POINT TO WILLOWICK OH-
348 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CLEVELAND HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR LAKE ERIE FROM MAUMEE BAY TO WILLOWICK UNTIL 10
AM THIS MORNING.

* WINDS AND WAVES: NORTHEAST WINDS OF 15-25 KNOTS WILL DIMINISH TO
  10 TO 15 KNOTS. WAVES OF 4 TO 6 FEET WILL SUBSIDE TO 1 TO 3 FEET
  BY THIS AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WAVES WILL AVERAGE 4 FEET
OR MORE AND WIND SPEEDS MAY EXCEED 22 KNOTS WHICH WILL CREATE
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD STAY IN PORT.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
506 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

LMZ844>849-MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-
200915-
ST JOSEPH TO SOUTH HAVEN MI-SOUTH HAVEN TO HOLLAND MI-
HOLLAND TO GRAND HAVEN MI-GRAND HAVEN TO WHITEHALL MI-
WHITEHALL TO PENTWATER MI-PENTWATER TO MANISTEE MI-MASON-LAKE-
OSCEOLA-CLARE-OCEANA-NEWAYGO-MECOSTA-ISABELLA-MUSKEGON-MONTCALM-
GRATIOT-OTTAWA-KENT-IONIA-CLINTON-ALLEGAN-BARRY-EATON-INGHAM-
VAN BUREN-KALAMAZOO-CALHOUN-JACKSON-
506 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHWEST LOWER
MICHIGAN.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG THE MUSKEGON RIVER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY

CRESTS WILL CONTINUE TO MAKE THEIR WAY DOWNSTREAM THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. FLOODING WILL BE ONGOING IN SOME PLACES. NO SIGNIFICANT
RAINFALL IS FORECASTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$


MJS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
250 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

LHZ345>349-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-LSZ321-322-MIZ008-015>036-041-042-
201200-
STRAITS OF MACKINAC-ST IGNACE TO FALSE DETOUR CHANNEL-
MACKINAC BRDG TO PRESQUE ISLE LT-PRESQUE ISLE LT TO STURGEON PT-
STURGEON PT TO ALABASTER-GRAND TRAVERSE BAY-
SEUL CHOIX PT TO MACKINAC BRDG-NORWOOD TO MACKINAC BRDG-
SLEEPING BEAR PT TO GRAND TRAVERSE LT-PT BETSIE TO SLEEPING BEAR PT-
MANISTEE TO PT BETSIE-WHITEFISH BAY-ST. MARYS RIVER-CHIPPEWA-
MACKINAC-EMMET-CHEBOYGAN-PRESQUE ISLE-CHARLEVOIX-LEELANAU-ANTRIM-
OTSEGO-MONTMORENCY-ALPENA-BENZIE-GRAND TRAVERSE-KALKASKA-CRAWFORD-
OSCODA-ALCONA-MANISTEE-WEXFORD-MISSAUKEE-ROSCOMMON-OGEMAW-IOSCO-
GLADWIN-ARENAC-
250 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN...
EASTERN UPPER MICHIGAN...AND ADJACENT NEARSHORE WATERS OF LAKE
MICHIGAN...LAKE HURON AND LAKE SUPERIOR.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

FLOODING WILL PERSIST ALONG PORTIONS OF THE MANISTEE RIVER. SEE
ONGOING FLOOD WARNING FOR MORE DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

FLOODING WILL PERSIST ALONG PORTIONS OF THE MANISTEE RIVER INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK. SEE ONGOING FLOOD WARNING FOR MORE DETAILS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
600 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

MIZ041-191200-
GLADWIN COUNTY...GLADWIN-
600 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.NOW...
AT  7 AM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 28. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 AM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 35. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT 11 AM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 43. EAST WINDS 9 MPH.
AT  1 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 48. EAST WINDS 12 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
600 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

MIZ042-191200-
ARENAC COUNTY...STANDISH-
600 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.NOW...
AT  7 AM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 31. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 AM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 37. NORTHEAST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 11 AM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 43. EAST WINDS 10 MPH.
AT  1 PM...MOSTLY CLEAR. TEMPERATURE 46. EAST WINDS 12 MPH.

$$

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