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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
940 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

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

  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY
  MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON AFFECTING NEWAYGO COUNTY
  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY
  MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART AFFECTING OSCEOLA COUNTY

.A COLD FRONT IS CURRENTLY TRACKING ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN...BUT
THE MUSKEGON BASIN IS NOT EXPECTED TO RECEIVE MUCH IF ANY RAINFALL.
TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BUT EXPECTED
CHILLY LOWS FRIDAY NIGHT. 70 DEGREE READINGS ARE LIKELY ON EASTER
SUNDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN ALSO MOVES IN ON SUNDAY. FLOODING IS
STILL ONGOING...BUT RIVER LEVELS CONTINUE TO DROP. 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.

&&

MIC073-190339-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.W.0010.000000T0000Z-140419T1500Z/
/MPTM4.1.ER.140414T1355Z.140416T1045Z.140419T0300Z.NO/
940 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT.
* UNTIL SATURDAY MORNING.
* AT  9:15 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 8.6 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  LATE TOMORROW EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 8.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF THE GOLF COURSE...
  ISLAND PARK AND NELSON PARK IN WESTERN MT. PLEASANT
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 8.7 FEET
  ON APR 13 2013.

&&

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

$$

EBW

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
940 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

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

  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY
  MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON AFFECTING NEWAYGO COUNTY
  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY
  MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART AFFECTING OSCEOLA COUNTY

.A COLD FRONT IS CURRENTLY TRACKING ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN...BUT
THE MUSKEGON BASIN IS NOT EXPECTED TO RECEIVE MUCH IF ANY RAINFALL.
TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BUT EXPECTED
CHILLY LOWS FRIDAY NIGHT. 70 DEGREE READINGS ARE LIKELY ON EASTER
SUNDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN ALSO MOVES IN ON SUNDAY. FLOODING IS
STILL ONGOING...BUT RIVER LEVELS CONTINUE TO DROP. 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.

&&

MIC105-190300-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-140419T0300Z/
/SCTM4.2.ER.140414T1003Z.140416T1345Z.140418T1500Z.NO/
940 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE.
* UNTIL FRIDAY EVENING.
* AT  9:00 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 5.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  LATE TOMORROW MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 5.5 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF CAMPGROUNDS LOCATED
  IN SCOTTVILLE RIVERSIDE PARK
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 5.5 FEET
  ON APR 13 2013.

&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
940 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

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

  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY
  MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON AFFECTING NEWAYGO COUNTY
  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY
  MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART AFFECTING OSCEOLA COUNTY

.A COLD FRONT IS CURRENTLY TRACKING ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN...BUT
THE MUSKEGON BASIN IS NOT EXPECTED TO RECEIVE MUCH IF ANY RAINFALL.
TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BUT EXPECTED
CHILLY LOWS FRIDAY NIGHT. 70 DEGREE READINGS ARE LIKELY ON EASTER
SUNDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN ALSO MOVES IN ON SUNDAY. FLOODING IS
STILL ONGOING...BUT RIVER LEVELS CONTINUE TO DROP. 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.

&&

MIC123-190340-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-140424T1800Z/
/CROM4.2.ER.000000T0000Z.140416T0500Z.140424T0600Z.NO/
940 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON.
* UNTIL THURSDAY APRIL 24.
* AT  8:45 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.8 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  NEXT THURSDAY.
* 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.


&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
940 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

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

  PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY
  MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON AFFECTING NEWAYGO COUNTY
  CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY
  MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART AFFECTING OSCEOLA COUNTY

.A COLD FRONT IS CURRENTLY TRACKING ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN...BUT
THE MUSKEGON BASIN IS NOT EXPECTED TO RECEIVE MUCH IF ANY RAINFALL.
TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BUT EXPECTED
CHILLY LOWS FRIDAY NIGHT. 70 DEGREE READINGS ARE LIKELY ON EASTER
SUNDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN ALSO MOVES IN ON SUNDAY. FLOODING IS
STILL ONGOING...BUT RIVER LEVELS CONTINUE TO DROP. 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.

&&

MIC133-190340-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140423T1800Z/
/EVRM4.3.ER.140413T1800Z.140416T1530Z.140423T0600Z.NR/
940 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  8:45 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 15.4 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* RECORD FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND RECORD FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 14.5 FEET...HIGH WATER AFFECTS THE SEWAGE TREATMENT
  PLANT.
* FLOOD HISTORY...THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 15.0 FEET
  ON MAR 31 1989.

&&

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

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
837 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

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

  MANISTEE RIVER NEAR SHERMAN AFFECTING WEXFORD COUNTY

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SAFETY MESSAGE...

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...OR LOCAL MEDIA OUTLETS...FOR THE
LATEST INFORMATION CONCERNING THIS FLOODING SITUATION.

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GAYLORD WILL ISSUE ANOTHER STATEMENT
ON THIS SITUATION BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING...OR AS NEW
INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE.


&&

MIC165-181237-
/O.EXT.KAPX.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-140421T0000Z/
/SHRM4.3.ER.140413T1418Z.140415T1530Z.140420T1800Z.NR/
837 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MANISTEE RIVER NEAR SHERMAN.
* UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING.
* AT  5:30 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.3 FEET.
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY
  SUNDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...FLOODING OF PROPERTY AND HOMES ADJACENT TO
  RIGHT BANK OF RIVER ALONG OJIBWAY DRIVE, OTTAWA DRIVE, AND CHIPPEWA
  DRIVE SOUTH OF WEST 12 ROAD.


&&

                   FLD      OBSERVED               FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION           STG    STG  DAY  TIME       FRI     SAT     SUN

MANISTEE RIVER
  SHERMAN           15   16.3  THU 05 PM      15.5    15.1    14.9


&&


LAT...LON 4451 8552 4436 8552 4434 8569 4438 8580
      4447 8580



$$

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1106 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

MIC073-181600-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FA.W.0007.000000T0000Z-140418T1600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
ISABELLA MI-
1106 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  ISABELLA COUNTY IN CENTRAL MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL 1200 PM EDT FRIDAY

* AT 1105 AM EDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT HAS REPORTED WATER COVERING
  PICKARD RD CROSSING THE CHIPPEWA RIVER WEST OF MOUNT PLEASANT DUE
  TO A DEBRIS JAM AGAINST THE BRIDGE. ASSESSMENT OF AREA ROADS
  CONTINUES ACROSS THE COUNTY DUE TO FLOOD WATERS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...MOUNT
  PLEASANT...ROSEBUSH...WEIDMAN...BROOMFIELD CENTER...COE...DEERFIELD
  CENTER...HERRICK...ROLLAND CENTER...SHERMAN CITY...VERNON CENTER...
  WISE AND WOODS.

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 4346 8475 4347 8508 4381 8509 4382 8461
      4347 8460

$$

HOVING

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1103 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

MIC123-181600-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FA.W.0005.000000T0000Z-140418T1600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
NEWAYGO MI-
1103 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS EXTENDED THE

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

* UNTIL 1200 PM EDT FRIDAY

* AT 1102 AM EDT...NUMEROUS ROAD CLOSURES DUE TO ONGOING FLOODING
  ARE OCCURRING ACROSS THE COUNTY. ROAD COMMISSION OFFICIALS
  CONTINUE TO ASSESS AREA ROADS...SEVERAL OF WHICH HAVE BEEN
  WASHED OUT WHILE WATER REMAINS OVER OTHER ROADS WHERE ROAD
  CLOSURES ARE IN EFFECT.

* 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

$$

HOVING

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1100 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

MIC133-181600-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FA.W.0009.000000T0000Z-140418T1600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
OSCEOLA MI-
1100 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  OSCEOLA COUNTY IN CENTRAL MICHIGAN...

* UNTIL 1200 PM EDT FRIDAY

* AT 1059 AM EDT...NUMEROUS ROADS REMAIN UNDER WATER AND ARE CLOSED
  THROUGHOUT THE COUNTY. ROAD COMMISSION OFFICIALS CONTINUE TO
  ADDRESS THE FLOODED ROADS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...REED CITY...
  EVART...LEROY...MARION...ASHTON...AVONDALE...HIGHLAND...INA...PARK
  LAKE AND PISGAH HEIGHTS.

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 4417 8509 4383 8509 4383 8556 4417 8556
      4417 8528

$$

HOVING


Flood Advisory


FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
944 PM EDT THU APR 17 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
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL AFFECTING MUSKEGON COUNTY

.A COLD FRONT IS CURRENTLY TRACKING ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN...BUT
RAINFALL TOTALS ARE EXPECTED TO BE A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS.
TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BUT EXPECTED
CHILLY LOWS FRIDAY NIGHT. 70 DEGREE READINGS ARE LIKELY ON EASTER
SUNDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN MOVES IN ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. RIVER
LEVELS CONTINUE TO FALL. 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.


&&

MIC037-190344-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-140422T0000Z/
/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
944 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.
* AT 09 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 7.9 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
944 PM EDT THU APR 17 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
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL AFFECTING MUSKEGON COUNTY

.A COLD FRONT IS CURRENTLY TRACKING ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN...BUT
RAINFALL TOTALS ARE EXPECTED TO BE A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS.
TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BUT EXPECTED
CHILLY LOWS FRIDAY NIGHT. 70 DEGREE READINGS ARE LIKELY ON EASTER
SUNDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN MOVES IN ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. RIVER
LEVELS CONTINUE TO FALL. 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.


&&

MIC067-190344-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-140421T1200Z/
/IONM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
944 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE GRAND RIVER AT IONIA
* UNTIL MONDAY MORNING.
* AT 08 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 14.6 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


$$

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
944 PM EDT THU APR 17 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
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL AFFECTING MUSKEGON COUNTY

.A COLD FRONT IS CURRENTLY TRACKING ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN...BUT
RAINFALL TOTALS ARE EXPECTED TO BE A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS.
TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BUT EXPECTED
CHILLY LOWS FRIDAY NIGHT. 70 DEGREE READINGS ARE LIKELY ON EASTER
SUNDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN MOVES IN ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. RIVER
LEVELS CONTINUE TO FALL. 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.


&&

MIC067-190344-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0049.000000T0000Z-140422T0000Z/
/SMYM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
944 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.
* AT 08 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 6.1 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
944 PM EDT THU APR 17 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
  FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY
  WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL AFFECTING MUSKEGON COUNTY

.A COLD FRONT IS CURRENTLY TRACKING ACROSS LOWER MICHIGAN...BUT
RAINFALL TOTALS ARE EXPECTED TO BE A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS.
TEMPERATURES WILL MODERATE FRIDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...BUT EXPECTED
CHILLY LOWS FRIDAY NIGHT. 70 DEGREE READINGS ARE LIKELY ON EASTER
SUNDAY. THE NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN MOVES IN ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. RIVER
LEVELS CONTINUE TO FALL. 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.


&&

MIC121-190344-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-140421T0600Z/
/WHTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
944 PM EDT THU APR 17 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.
* AT 09 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE HAD FALLEN TO 5.5 FEET.
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.
* IMPACT...AT 5.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL.  OVERFLOW BEGINS IN LOW
  LYING AREAS

&&

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

$$

EBW


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
326 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

LHZ345>349-LMZ323-341-342-344>346-LSZ321-322-MIZ008-015>036-041-042-
191000-
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-
326 AM EDT FRI APR 18 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 WARNINGS FOR MORE DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

&&

FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT WEATHER.GOV/GAYLORD.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
452 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

LMZ844>849-MIZ037>040-043>046-050>052-056>059-064>067-071>074-
180900-
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-
452 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

FLOODING WILL CONTINUE ALONG SOME RIVERS... INCLUDING THE
MUSKEGON...PERE MARQUETTE... AND CHIPPEWA RIVERS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

RIVER FLOODING WILL CONTINUE AS THE FLOOD CRESTS MAKE THEIR WAY
DOWNSTREAM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

$$

OSTUNO


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

MIZ031-181000-
MANISTEE COUNTY...MANISTEE-
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 33. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  7 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 31. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 34. NORTH WINDS 7 MPH.
AT 11 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 42. NORTH WINDS 9 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

MIZ032-181000-
WEXFORD COUNTY...CADILLAC-
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 32. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  7 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 31. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 36. LIGHT WINDS.
AT 11 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 45. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

MIZ033-181000-
MISSAUKEE COUNTY...LAKE CITY-
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 33. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  7 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 32. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 35. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT 11 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 44. NORTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

MIZ034-181000-
ROSCOMMON COUNTY...HOUGHTON LAKE-
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 35. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  7 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 34. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 37. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.
AT 11 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 47. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

MIZ035-181000-
OGEMAW COUNTY...WEST BRANCH-
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 37. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  7 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 37. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 38. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT 11 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 48. NORTHWEST WINDS 8 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

MIZ036-181000-
IOSCO COUNTY...EAST TAWAS-
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 38. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  7 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 37. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 40. LIGHT WINDS.
AT 11 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 46. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

MIZ041-181000-
GLADWIN COUNTY...GLADWIN-
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 36. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  7 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 35. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 39. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT 11 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 48. NORTHWEST WINDS 7 MPH.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

MIZ042-181000-
ARENAC COUNTY...STANDISH-
400 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.NOW...
AT  5 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 40. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  7 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 39. LIGHT WINDS.
AT  9 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 41. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH.
AT 11 AM...MOSTLY CLOUDY. TEMPERATURE 47. NORTHWEST WINDS 6 MPH.

$$

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