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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:49 PM EST Feb. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Thornapple river above Hastings.
* From Wednesday afternoon until further notice.
* At 9:15 PM Sunday the stage was 4.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage by Wednesday early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 8.5 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet... expect minor flooding of River Road and homes
at Quimby along river Lane, Charlton Park, and berry's Landing
* flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 8.5 feet
on Apr 9 2017.


Lat... Lon 4273 8541 4265 8524 4266 8517 4260 8516
      4259 8523 4268 8550




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:19 AM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from noon EST today through
Wednesday afternoon...

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

* From noon EST today through Wednesday afternoon

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

* The rainfall, combined with a melting snowpack and a frozen
ground 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: 3:19 AM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect from noon EST today through
Wednesday afternoon...

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

* From noon EST today through Wednesday afternoon

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

* The rainfall, combined with a melting snowpack and a frozen
ground 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.