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Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
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 Looking Glass river near Eagle.
* Until late Friday night.
* At 10 am Monday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.0 feet by Wednesday
evening.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet... expect minor flooding of low lying wooded
areas.


Lat... Lon 4290 8489 4286 8474 4287 8455 4281 8455
      4279 8474 4283 8489




1057 am EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

... Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon
through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Michigan, south central Michigan,
southwest Michigan, and west central Michigan, including the
following areas, in central Michigan, Clare, Gratiot,
Isabella, Mecosta, Montcalm, and Osceola. In south central
Michigan, Calhoun, Clinton, Eaton, Ingham, Ionia, and Jackson.
In southwest Michigan, Barry, Kalamazoo, and Van Buren. In
west central Michigan, Lake and Mason.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Tuesday morning

* rain totals of 2 to 3 inches, with over 4 inches in some areas.


* Much of the watch area recently received significant rain and
this amount of rain over a large area would quickly turn to
runoff and result in flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Weather preparedness information is available on line at
www.Ready.Gov/floods.



Ostuno


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, Areal Flood Watch
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 Looking Glass river near Eagle.
* Until late Friday night.
* At 10 am Monday the stage was 3.5 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.0 feet by Wednesday
evening.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet... expect minor flooding of low lying wooded
areas.


Lat... Lon 4290 8489 4286 8474 4287 8455 4281 8455
      4279 8474 4283 8489




1057 am EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

... Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon
through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Michigan, south central Michigan,
southwest Michigan, and west central Michigan, including the
following areas, in central Michigan, Clare, Gratiot,
Isabella, Mecosta, Montcalm, and Osceola. In south central
Michigan, Calhoun, Clinton, Eaton, Ingham, Ionia, and Jackson.
In southwest Michigan, Barry, Kalamazoo, and Van Buren. In
west central Michigan, Lake and Mason.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Tuesday morning

* rain totals of 2 to 3 inches, with over 4 inches in some areas.


* Much of the watch area recently received significant rain and
this amount of rain over a large area would quickly turn to
runoff and result in flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Weather preparedness information is available on line at
www.Ready.Gov/floods.



Ostuno