432  
WGUS43 KGRR 250212  
FLWGRR  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI  
1011 PM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN SOUTHWEST  
LOWER MICHIGAN...  
 
CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY  
 
.RIVER LEVELS HAVE STARTED TO RECEDE. MODERATE FLOODING CONTINUES  
IN MOUNT PLEASANT, AND THE RIVER WILL REMAIN ABOVE FLOOD STAGE INTO  
TUESDAY, BUT STEADY IMPROVEMENT IS EXPECTED. THE FOLLOWING  
FORECAST IS BASED ON OBSERVED AND FORECAST 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE... EVEN 6 INCHES OF FAST-MOVING FLOOD WATER CAN KNOCK  
YOU OFF YOUR FEET, AND A DEPTH OF 2 FEET WILL FLOAT YOUR CAR. NEVER  
TRY TO WALK, SWIM, OR DRIVE THROUGH SWIFT WATER. IF YOU COME UPON  
FLOOD WATERS, STOP, TURN AROUND AND GO ANOTHER WAY.  
 
THIS WARNING WILL BE IN EFFECT UNTIL THE RIVER FALLS BELOW ITS FLOOD  
STAGE.  
 
STAY TUNED TO FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS BY LISTENING TO YOUR LOCAL RADIO,  
TELEVISION, OR NOAA WEATHER RADIO STATION FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.  
 
ADDITIONAL WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON OUR HOMEPAGE  
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRR  
 

 
 
MIC073-260411-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.W.0032.000000T0000Z-170628T0000Z/  
/MPTM4.2.ER.170623T1138Z.170624T0445Z.170627T1200Z.NR/  
1011 PM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT.  
* UNTIL TUESDAY EVENING.  
* AT 9:15 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY  
TUESDAY MORNING.  
* IMPACT, AT 11.0 FEET...EXPECT FLOODING OF RESIDENCES LOCATED IN  
THE NORTH PART OF MT. PLEASANT.  
* FLOOD HISTORY, THIS CREST COMPARES TO A PREVIOUS CREST OF 12.3  
FEET ON FEB 6 1938.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4362 8485 4367 8475 4366 8461 4358 8461  
4360 8472 4356 8480  
 

 
 
63  
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab MI Page
The Nexlab IN Page Main Text Page