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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 11:20 AM EDT Oct. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Rogue River below Rockford.
* From Tuesday evening to late Thursday night.
* At 10:00 am Monday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage by tomorrow late evening and
continue to rise to near 8.7 feet by Wednesday early afternoon. The
river will fall below flood stage by Thursday afternoon.
* Impact, at 9.3 feet... expect minor flooding of homes upstream of
Rockford.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 8.8 feet
on Mar 14 2006.


Lat... Lon 4306 8562 4310 8562 4313 8559 4313 8551
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1040 am EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Allegan County in southwestern Michigan...
Kent County in southwestern Michigan...
Ottawa County in southwestern Michigan...
Newaygo County in west central Michigan...
Muskegon County in west central Michigan...
Oceana County in west central Michigan...

* until 1030 PM EDT Tuesday

* at 1035 am EDT, heavy rain was falling across western lower
Michigan. Between one to two inches of rain have already fallen
and another one to two inches is expected before the rain tapers
off late on Tuesday.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Holland, Grand Haven, Allegan, Hart,
Newaygo, White Cloud, Hudsonville, Rockford, Zeeland and
Coopersville.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 4382 8643 4382 8556 4329 8556 4329 8532
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Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:47 AM EDT Oct. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Thornapple river near Caledonia.
* Until late Friday night.
* At 10 am Monday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.5 feet by Thursday morning.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet... river is bankfull. Expect overflow into low
lying areas along the river.


Lat... Lon 4293 8544 4273 8544 4273 8541 4268 8550
      4273 8551 4298 8552




1147 am EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Grand River at Grand Rapids.
* Until Monday October 30.
* At 11 am Monday the stage was 3.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 13.5 feet by early Friday
morning.
* Impact, at 14.0 feet... expect minor flooding to occur in low lying
areas upstream and downstream of Grand Rapids, especially in the
areas of North Park and Comstock Park.


Lat... Lon 4297 8583 4295 8578 4298 8572 4297 8563
      4288 8574 4291 8589




1147 am EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Grand River near Comstock Park.
* Until Monday October 30.
* At 8 am Monday the stage was estimated at 7.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.9 feet Thursday evening.
* Impact, at 12.0 feet... expect minor flooding of homes along
abrigador trail.


Lat... Lon 4298 8572 4308 8570 4309 8557 4302 8559
      4303 8562 4297 8563




1147 am EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Grand River at Lowell.
* Until Monday October 30.
* At 8 am Monday the stage was estimated at 5.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.1 feet early Friday
morning.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet... river is bankfull. Expect flooding of low
lying areas adjacent to the banks.


Lat... Lon 4298 8541 4296 8534 4297 8524 4290 8521
      4289 8534 4289 8548




Public Information Statement
Issued: 8:16 AM EDT Oct. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Rainfall reports...

Location amount time/date lat/Lon

... Michigan...

... Allegan County...
1 ENE Castle Park 0.72 in 0700 am 10/23 42.76n/86.18w
W mich regional Arpt 0.57 in 0753 am 10/23 42.74n/86.11w

... Clare County...
2 SW Leota 0.93 in 0712 am 10/23 44.12n/84.92w

... Kent County...
2 se Cedar Springs 0.65 in 0746 am 10/23 43.19n/85.51w
2 W Sparta 0.59 in 0645 am 10/23 43.16n/85.76w
2 N Cannonsburg 0.57 in 0752 am 10/23 43.09n/85.47w

... Lake County...
1 S Baldwin 1.24 in 0738 am 10/23 43.88n/85.85w

... Mason County...
Scottville 2 se 1.76 in 0700 am 10/23 43.93n/86.25w
5 NNE Ludington 1.32 in 0752 am 10/23 44.03n/86.41w
3 SSE Ludington 1.11 in 0750 am 10/23 43.91n/86.42w
Mason co apt 1.11 in 0755 am 10/23 43.97n/86.42w
Ludington 1.09 in 0753 am 10/23 43.96n/86.43w
6 NW Scottville 0.94 in 0500 am 10/23 44.04n/86.34w

... Mecosta County...
Big Rapids water works 1.12 in 0700 am 10/23 43.70n/85.48w
3 ESE Big Rapids 1.00 in 0700 am 10/23 43.68n/85.44w
3 NNW Stanwood 0.94 in 0700 am 10/23 43.63n/85.48w
Big Rapids roben-Hood Arpt 0.89 in 0755 am 10/23 43.72n/85.50w
2 NW Sylvester 0.66 in 0700 am 10/23 43.56n/85.28w

... Muskegon County...
1 NE Norton Shores 1.48 in 0725 am 10/23 43.18n/86.24w
Muskegon County Airport 1.37 in 0755 am 10/23 43.17n/86.24w
Norton Shores 1.30 in 0800 am 10/23 43.17n/86.26w
1 WSW Norton Shores 1.23 in 0748 am 10/23 43.16n/86.27w
Cloverville 1.20 in 0800 am 10/23 43.19n/86.16w
1 WSW Norton Shores 0.83 in 0747 am 10/23 43.15n/86.29w
Whitehall lighthouse 0.76 in 0735 am 10/23 43.37n/86.42w

... Newaygo County...
4 WSW Fremont 1.56 in 0700 am 10/23 43.45n/86.03w
4 se Woodville 1.11 in 0700 am 10/23 43.61n/85.64w
1 S Newaygo 1.06 in 0753 am 10/23 43.40n/85.80w
Croton 0.88 in 0730 am 10/23 43.43n/85.67w

... Oceana County...
Hart 1.76 in 0700 am 10/23 43.70n/86.37w
Mears 1.76 in 0700 am 10/23 43.67n/86.42w
Pentwater 0.69 in 0741 am 10/23 43.78n/86.43w

... Osceola County...
1 E Evart 1.05 in 0713 am 10/23 43.90n/85.25w
2 se Hersey 1.03 in 0753 am 10/23 43.82n/85.41w

... Ottawa County...
1 ESE Spring Lake 1.20 in 0751 am 10/23 43.06n/86.17w
3 NNW Port Sheldon 0.93 in 0700 am 10/23 42.95n/86.21w
2 NW Beechwood 0.65 in 0730 am 10/23 42.82n/86.15w
1 NNE Beechwood 0.65 in 0759 am 10/23 42.82n/86.12w
1 NNE Holland 0.57 in 0739 am 10/23 42.79n/86.10w

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.


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Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:47 AM EDT Oct. 23, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Thornapple river near Caledonia.
* Until late Friday night.
* At 10 am Monday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 8.5 feet by Thursday morning.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet... river is bankfull. Expect overflow into low
lying areas along the river.


Lat... Lon 4293 8544 4273 8544 4273 8541 4268 8550
      4273 8551 4298 8552




1147 am EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Grand River at Grand Rapids.
* Until Monday October 30.
* At 11 am Monday the stage was 3.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 13.5 feet by early Friday
morning.
* Impact, at 14.0 feet... expect minor flooding to occur in low lying
areas upstream and downstream of Grand Rapids, especially in the
areas of North Park and Comstock Park.


Lat... Lon 4297 8583 4295 8578 4298 8572 4297 8563
      4288 8574 4291 8589




1147 am EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Grand River near Comstock Park.
* Until Monday October 30.
* At 8 am Monday the stage was estimated at 7.0 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.9 feet Thursday evening.
* Impact, at 12.0 feet... expect minor flooding of homes along
abrigador trail.


Lat... Lon 4298 8572 4308 8570 4309 8557 4302 8559
      4303 8562 4297 8563




1147 am EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a
* flood advisory for
the Grand River at Lowell.
* Until Monday October 30.
* At 8 am Monday the stage was estimated at 5.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.1 feet early Friday
morning.
* Impact, at 10.0 feet... river is bankfull. Expect flooding of low
lying areas adjacent to the banks.


Lat... Lon 4298 8541 4296 8534 4297 8524 4290 8521
      4289 8534 4289 8548