Van Buren Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:08 PM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* 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, Allegan,
Barry, Kalamazoo, Kent, Ottawa, and Van Buren. In west central
Michigan, Lake, Mason, Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* 1 to 3 inches of rain is expected through Wednesday morning.
Locally higher amounts are possible.

* The rainfall, combined with melting snow, could cause flooding
across the area.

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.





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:08 PM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Wednesday afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* 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, Allegan,
Barry, Kalamazoo, Kent, Ottawa, and Van Buren. In west central
Michigan, Lake, Mason, Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* 1 to 3 inches of rain is expected through Wednesday morning.
Locally higher amounts are possible.

* The rainfall, combined with melting snow, could cause flooding
across the area.

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.