475  
WGUS83 KGRR 021610  
FLSGRR  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI  
1110 AM EST FRI DEC 2 2016  
 
...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN SOUTHWEST  
LOWER MICHIGAN...  
 
MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY  
 
.THE MAPLE RIVER CONTINUES ITS SLOW CLIMB TOWARD BANKFULL. IT IS  
FORECAST TO REACH BANKFULL EARLY NEXT WEEK. THERE WILL BE A FEW  
OPPORTUNITIES FOR PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS BETWEEN A TENTH AND HALF INCH  
NEXT WEEK, AND THIS MAY PROLONG THE AMOUNT OF TIME THE RIVER SPENDS  
AROUND BANKFULL. 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.  
 

 
 
MIC037-031810-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0116.000000T0000Z-161208T1200Z/  
/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
1110 AM EST FRI DEC 2 2016  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS  
* UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING DECEMBER 8.  
* AT 10 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.5 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 7.1 FEET BY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* 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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