533  
WGUS83 KGRR 250256  
FLSGRR  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN  
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...  
 
GRAND RIVER AT GRAND LEDGE AFFECTING CLINTON AND EATON COUNTIES  
WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL AFFECTING MUSKEGON COUNTY  
 
...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST  
LOWER MICHIGAN...  
 
GRAND RIVER AT EATON RAPIDS AFFECTING EATON COUNTY  
MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON AFFECTING NEWAYGO COUNTY  
PINE RIVER AT ALMA AFFECTING GRATIOT COUNTY  
RED CEDAR RIVER ABOVE WILLIAMSTON AFFECTING INGHAM COUNTY  
FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY  
KALAMAZOO RIVER AT MARSHALL AFFECTING CALHOUN COUNTY  
KALAMAZOO RIVER AT BATTLE CREEK AFFECTING CALHOUN COUNTY  
BATTLE CREEK AT BATTLE CREEK AFFECTING CALHOUN COUNTY  
PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE AFFECTING MASON COUNTY  
MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART AFFECTING OSCEOLA COUNTY  
CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT AFFECTING ISABELLA COUNTY  
 
.THE WATER LEVELS CONTINUE TO FALL AT THESE FORECAST POINTS. THE  
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL TONIGHT IS NOT FORECASTED TO CAUSE RIVERS TO  
RESUME RISING. THE FOLLOWING FORECAST IS BASED ON OBSERVED  
AND FORECAST 48 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 STATION FOR FURTHER  
INFORMATION.  
 

 
 
MIC025-260456-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0044.000000T0000Z-180226T0600Z/  
/MARM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE KALAMAZOO RIVER AT MARSHALL  
* UNTIL LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 08 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.9 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.  
* IMPACT, AT 6.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF  
FARMLAND AND PASTURES ADJACENT TO THE RIVER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4231 8508 4230 8501 4228 8490 4222 8490  
4223 8501 4225 8512  
 

 
 
MIC025-251800-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-180225T1800Z/  
/BTCM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE KALAMAZOO RIVER AT BATTLE CREEK  
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 08 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.4 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, OVERFLOW BEGINS IN AREAS  
DOWNSTREAM OF BATTLE CREEK.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4231 8549 4239 8530 4231 8508 4225 8512  
4230 8529 4224 8549  
 

 
 
MIC045-260455-  
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0062.000000T0000Z-180228T1800Z/  
/ETNM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR  
THE GRAND RIVER AT EATON RAPIDS  
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 09 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS ESTIMATED TO BE 5.6 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.  
* IMPACT, AT 6.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS AND  
BASEMENTS ALONG RIVER STREET IN EATON RAPIDS. ISLAND PARK IN THE  
CITY OF EATON RAPIDS BEGINS TO FLOOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4260 8455 4252 8457 4237 8434 4232 8447  
4248 8470 4260 8465  
 

 
 
MIC037-045-250326-  
/O.CAN.KGRR.FL.Y.0047.000000T0000Z-180225T0256Z/  
/GDLM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE GRAND RIVER AT GRAND LEDGE.  
* AT 07 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.4 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 8.4 FEET BY MONDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT, AT 10.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4283 8484 4279 8474 4279 8467 4273 8467  
4271 8474 4277 8484  
 

 
 
MIC065-260455-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0058.000000T0000Z-180302T0530Z/  
/WMSM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE RED CEDAR RIVER ABOVE WILLIAMSTON  
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 09 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.4 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.  
* IMPACT, AT 8.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF GOLF COURSE AND  
ADJACENT PARK IN WILLIAMSTON.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4274 8438 4272 8427 4272 8419 4265 8419  
4265 8427 4268 8438  
 

 
 
MIC067-260455-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-180301T0330Z/  
/SMYM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE FLAT RIVER NEAR SMYRNA  
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY EVENING.  
* AT 08 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.4 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.5 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 6.4 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT  
TONIGHT.  
* IMPACT, AT 6.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS  
ADJACENT TO THE RIVER AND DOUBLE R RANCH CAMPGROUND.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4308 8520 4296 8528 4296 8534 4298 8541  
4306 8530 4312 8527  
 

 
 
MIC025-260455-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0059.000000T0000Z-180226T1230Z/  
/BCRM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE BATTLE CREEK AT BATTLE CREEK  
* UNTIL MONDAY MORNING.  
* AT 09 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 3.5 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 3.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.  
* IMPACT, AT 4.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF CITY PARK AND  
BASEMENT FLOODING OF HOMES IN UNION STREET AREA. PARKING LOTS OF  
COMMERCIAL INTERESTS ALONG ELM AND UNION STREETS WILL FLOOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4235 8520 4237 8516 4240 8509 4237 8504  
4234 8510 4230 8518  
 

 
 
MIC105-260455-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-180302T0630Z/  
/SCTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE PERE MARQUETTE RIVER NEAR SCOTTVILLE  
* UNTIL LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 09 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.9 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 5.5 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.  
* IMPACT, AT 5.0 FEET...EXPECT HIGH WATER TO BEGIN COVERING  
CAMPGROUND ROAD ADJACENT TO RIVER IN SCOTTVILLE PARK.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4396 8632 4397 8624 4396 8619 4390 8619  
4391 8624 4391 8627  
 

 
 
MIC121-250326-  
/O.CAN.KGRR.FL.Y.0056.000000T0000Z-180225T0256Z/  
/WHTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE WHITE RIVER ABOVE WHITEHALL.  
* AT 09 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.9 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO 4.9 FEET BY MONDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT, AT 5.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. OVERFLOW BEGINS IN LOW  
LYING AREAS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4344 8638 4352 8618 4360 8607 4354 8601  
4346 8613 4338 8633  
 

 
 
MIC133-260455-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0045.000000T0000Z-180227T1800Z/  
/EVRM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE MUSKEGON RIVER AT EVART  
* UNTIL TUESDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 09 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.6 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 10.7 FEET BY AFTER MIDNIGHT  
TONIGHT.  
* IMPACT, AT 10.5 FEET...FLOOD WATERS BEGIN TO SURROUND HOMES  
UPSTREAM OF EVART IN THE JEFFERY SUBDIVISION ALONG LINDEN AND  
RIVERSIDE ROADS. PORTIONS OF LINDEN AND RIVERSIDE ROADS IN THE  
JEFFERY SUBDIVISION BEGIN TO GO UNDERWATER. HIGH WATER ALSO BEGINS  
TO COVER TROUT DRIVE IN THE DOC AND TOM SUBDIVISION LOCATED JUST  
EAST OF M66 OFF OF 9 MILE ROAD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4390 8537 4395 8527 4398 8515 4391 8515  
4387 8523 4384 8532  
 

 
 
MIC123-260455-  
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0063.000000T0000Z-180227T0600Z/  
/CROM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR  
THE MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON  
* UNTIL LATE MONDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 09 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.6 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.  
* IMPACT, AT 9.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING IN LOW LYING AREAS  
ALONG THE RIVER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4335 8604 4345 8582 4346 8570 4342 8562  
4338 8578 4328 8604  
 

 
 
MIC073-260455-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0060.000000T0000Z-180301T0800Z/  
/MPTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE CHIPPEWA RIVER BELOW MT PLEASANT  
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 09 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.4 FEET.  
* 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 ISLAND PARK AND  
NELSON PARK IN WESTERN MT. PLEASANT.  
 

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

 
 
MIC057-251800-  
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0061.000000T0000Z-180225T1800Z/  
/ALMM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
956 PM EST SAT FEB 24 2018  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR  
THE PINE RIVER AT ALMA  
* UNTIL SUNDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 09 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS ESTIMATED TO BE 7.0 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL STAY AROUND 7.0 FEET TONIGHT.  
* IMPACT, AT 7.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4334 8476 4340 8469 4347 8459 4347 8452  
4336 8463 4329 8474  
 

 
 
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