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Flood Warning
Issued: 5:05 PM EST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

A Flood Warning continues for
Flint River in Flint.
* From now until further notice.
* At 5 PM Tuesday the stage is 11.7 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast is to rise above flood stage after midnight...
and crest around 14.1 feet tomorrow evening.



Lat... Lon 4304 8364 4299 8375 4304 8389 4308 8382
      4305 8372 4308 8367




505 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

A Flood Warning continues for
kearsley creek near Davison.
* From now until further notice.
* At 5 PM Tuesday the stage is 10.0 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast is to crest around 10.9 feet tomorrow afternoon.



Lat... Lon 4306 8365 4300 8350 4294 8351 4303 8365





505 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018

A Flood Warning continues for
Swartz Creek in Flint.
* From now until further notice.
* At 5 PM Tuesday the stage is 10.2 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Record flooding is occurring.
* Forecast... the river is nearing crest and will go below
flood stage tomorrow late morning.


Lat... Lon 4288 8367 4288 8374 4297 8380 4300 8372
      4298 8370 4296 8373




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:55 PM EST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of Southeast Michigan, including the following areas,
Bay, Genesee, Huron, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb,
Midland, Monroe, Oakland, Saginaw, Sanilac, Shiawassee, St.
Clair, Tuscola, Washtenaw, and Wayne.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* widespread rain will continue through Wednesday morning. Rainfall
will be moderate in intensity at times. Additional rainfall
amounts between 1 to 1.5 inches are expected with additional
water added due to runoff from the complete melting of the
snowpack.

* Urban, low lying and poor drainage areas prone to flooding will
be most susceptible. Rises on area rivers, streams and creaks
are expected, with the potential for minor flooding to occur.

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.


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Public Information Statement
Issued: 7:51 PM EST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service


Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Genesee County...
   4 SSW Flint M 1.69 37 42.98n 83.73w

... Wayne County...
   2 ENE Romulus M 1.79 36 42.23n 83.33w


M = measured
E = estimated


751 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018


Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Genesee County...
   4 SSW Flint M 1.69 37 42.98n 83.73w

... Wayne County...
   2 ENE Romulus M 1.79 36 42.23n 83.33w


M = measured
E = estimated



730 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018


Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Oakland County...
   White Lake M 1.95 37 42.65n 83.50w


M = measured
E = estimated


730 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018


Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Oakland County...
   White Lake M 1.95 37 42.65n 83.50w


M = measured
E = estimated



718 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018


Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Oakland County...
   Commerce M 1.98 38 42.59n 83.49w
   2 NNE Wixom M 2.15 37 42.55n 83.52w


M = measured
E = estimated


718 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018


Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Oakland County...
   Commerce M 1.98 38 42.59n 83.49w
   2 NNE Wixom M 2.15 37 42.55n 83.52w


M = measured
E = estimated



653 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018


Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Midland County...
   8 S Midland M 1.38 24 43.51n 84.23w

... Oakland County...
   Bloomfield Hills M 1.85 24 42.58n 83.25w


M = measured
E = estimated


653 PM EST Tue Feb 20 2018


Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Midland County...
   8 S Midland M 1.38 24 43.51n 84.23w

... Oakland County...
   Bloomfield Hills M 1.85 24 42.58n 83.25w


M = measured
E = estimated



Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:55 PM EST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of Southeast Michigan, including the following areas,
Bay, Genesee, Huron, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb,
Midland, Monroe, Oakland, Saginaw, Sanilac, Shiawassee, St.
Clair, Tuscola, Washtenaw, and Wayne.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* widespread rain will continue through Wednesday morning. Rainfall
will be moderate in intensity at times. Additional rainfall
amounts between 1 to 1.5 inches are expected with additional
water added due to runoff from the complete melting of the
snowpack.

* Urban, low lying and poor drainage areas prone to flooding will
be most susceptible. Rises on area rivers, streams and creaks
are expected, with the potential for minor flooding to occur.

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.


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