247  
WGUS83 KGRR 212246  
FLSGRR  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI  
646 PM EDT SAT MAR 21 2015  
 
...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN  
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...  
 
MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY  
 
.THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS HAS FALLEN BELOW BANKFULL AND IS  
EXPECTED TO CONTINUE FALLING. THE FOLLOWING FORECAST IS BASED ON  
OBSERVED AND FORECAST 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION.  
 
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 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.  
 

 
 
MIC037-212316-  
/O.CAN.KGRR.FL.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150322T0600Z/  
/MRPM4.N.SM.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
646 PM EDT SAT MAR 21 2015  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS.  
* AT 06 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.98 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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4298 8493 4308 8468 4310 8457 4317 8456  
4314 8471 4302 8495  
 

 
 
CAS  
 
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