585  
WGUS83 KGRR 291805  
FLSGRR  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI  
205 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A FLOOD  
ADVISORY FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...  
 
SYCAMORE CREEK AT HOLT AFFECTING INGHAM COUNTY  
 
.RAIN AMOUNTS BETWEEN 1.5 TO 2 INCHES HAVE FALLEN IN THE SYCAMORE  
CREEK BASIN, AND THE CREEK IS QUICKLY RISING IN RESPONSE. ADDITIONAL  
RAIN IS EXPECTED FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, WHICH MAY PROLONG THE AMOUNT OF  
TIME THE CREEK SPENDS ABOVE BANKFULL, BEYOND WHAT IS CURRENTLY  
FORECAST. THE FOLLOWING FORECAST IS BASED ON OBSERVED PRECIPITATION  
THE PAST 24 HOURS AND EXPECTED PRECIPITATION THROUGH FRIDAY 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.  
 

 
 
MIC065-302005-  
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205 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A  
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR  
THE SYCAMORE CREEK AT HOLT.  
* UNTIL LATE FRIDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 01 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.4 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 6.4 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT  
THURSDAY NIGHT.  
* IMPACT, AT 6.0 FEET...FLOODING BEGINS IN LOW LYING AREAS ALONG THE  
CREEK AND AT THE LANSING MUNICIPAL GOLF COURSE AND SCOTT WOODS  
PARK.  
 

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

 
 
CAS  
 
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