600  
WGUS83 KGRR 231423  
FLSGRR  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI  
1023 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST  
LOWER MICHIGAN...  
 
SYCAMORE CREEK AT HOLT AFFECTING INGHAM COUNTY  
 
.MANY RIVERS ACROSS SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN ARE RUNNING ABOVE NORMAL.  
SCATTERED AREAS OF LIGHT RAIN WILL PRODUCE ONE QUARTER INCH OR LESS OF  
BASIN AVERAGE RAINFALL TODAY AND TONIGHT. THE RUNOFF FROM THIS RAIN  
EVENT SHOULD NOT IMPACT RIVER LEVELS. ANOTHER ROUND OF PRECIPITATION  
WILL OCCUR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY...WITH BASIN AVERAGES  
FROM ONE HALF TO ONE INCH LIKELY. RUNOFF FROM THIS EVENT COULD CAUSE  
NEW RISES TO DEVELOP ON AREA RIVERS. THE FOLLOWING FORECAST IS BASED  
ON OBSERVED AND FORECAST 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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.  
 

 
 
MIC065-231730-  
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/HHTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
1023 AM EDT TUE MAY 23 2017  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE SYCAMORE CREEK AT HOLT  
* UNTIL THIS AFTERNOON.  
* THE STAGE WAS ESTIMATED AT 6.0 FEET THIS MORNING  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.  
* IMPACT, AT 8.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS  
ADJACENT TO THE RIVER, IN THE LANSING MUNICIPAL GOLF COURSE AND  
SECTIONS OF EAST MT. HOPE ROAD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4271 8451 4268 8449 4264 8445 4264 8451  
4268 8455 4271 8455  
 

 
 
MWS  
 
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