Flood Advisory

Areas Affected: Clinton

NWS Grand Rapids (Southwestern Michigan)

...The flood advisory continues for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan... Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County .Showers tonight into Thursday morning will cause little to no impact on area river levels. However there is potential for significant rainfall Saturday night through Sunday night which will potentially cause significant river level rises late in the weekend into next week. The following forecast is based on observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation. The Flood Advisory continues for the Maple River At Maple Rapids

* until late Friday night.

* at 09 PM Wednesday the stage was 7.7 feet.

* Bankfull stage is 7.0 feet.

* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.

* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.

* Impact, at 7.0 feet...River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding in low lying pastures, farmland, and wooded areas adjacent to the river. &&

Safety message...Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. A flood advisory means minor flooding is possible and rivers are forecast to exceed bankfull. If you are in the advisory area remain alert to possible flooding...or the possibility of the advisory being upgraded to a warning. Report observed flooding to local emergency services or law enforcement and request they pass this information on to the National Weather Service. Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio station for further information.


Flood Advisory

Areas Affected: Clinton

NWS Grand Rapids (Southwestern Michigan)

...The flood advisory continues for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan... Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County .Showers tonight into Thursday morning will cause little to no impact on area river levels. However there is potential for significant rainfall Saturday night through Sunday night which will potentially cause significant river level rises late in the weekend into next week. The following forecast is based on observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation. The Flood Advisory continues for the Looking Glass River Near Eagle

* until Sunday afternoon.

* at 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 5.2 feet.

* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.

* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.

* Forecast, the river will fall very slowly.

* Impact, at 5.0 feet...River is bankfull. &&

Safety message...Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. A flood advisory means minor flooding is possible and rivers are forecast to exceed bankfull. If you are in the advisory area remain alert to possible flooding...or the possibility of the advisory being upgraded to a warning. Report observed flooding to local emergency services or law enforcement and request they pass this information on to the National Weather Service. Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio station for further information.


Flood Advisory

Areas Affected: Ionia

NWS Grand Rapids (Southwestern Michigan)

...The flood advisory continues for the following rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan... Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County Looking Glass River Near Eagle affecting Clinton County Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County .Showers tonight into Thursday morning will cause little to no impact on area river levels. However there is potential for significant rainfall Saturday night through Sunday night which will potentially cause significant river level rises late in the weekend into next week. The following forecast is based on observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation. The Flood Advisory continues for the Grand River At Ionia

* until late Saturday night.

* at 08 PM Wednesday the stage was 14.7 feet.

* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.

* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.

* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.

* Impact, at 15.0 feet...High water affects North Drive on Ionia Fairgrounds. &&

Safety message...Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks. A flood advisory means minor flooding is possible and rivers are forecast to exceed bankfull. If you are in the advisory area remain alert to possible flooding...or the possibility of the advisory being upgraded to a warning. Report observed flooding to local emergency services or law enforcement and request they pass this information on to the National Weather Service. Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio station for further information.


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