Kalamazoo Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 11:55 AM EST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Portage River near Vicksburg.
* Until late Tuesday night.
* At 7:41 PM Saturday the stage was estimated 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall below flood stage by
Tuesday morning.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet... expect minor basement flooding of several
homes built adjacent to the river.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 5.8 feet
on Aug 17 2016.


Lat... Lon 4208 8552 4211 8553 4215 8548 4216 8544
      4211 8544 4208 8547




1155 am EST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Kalamazoo river at Comstock.
* Until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 11:15 am Saturday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Record flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river will continue crest near 11.5 feet by this
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday morning.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet... expect extensive basement flooding and major
flooding of businesses and the first floors of homes in the Portage
creek, Axtell creek, and gull street areas in Kalamazoo.


Lat... Lon 4242 8554 4231 8549 4224 8549 4226 8558
      4242 8565