079  
WGUS83 KGRR 241554  
FLSGRR  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI  
1054 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017  
 
...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST  
LOWER MICHIGAN...  
 
GRAND RIVER AT LOWELL AFFECTING KENT COUNTY  
LOOKING GLASS RIVER NEAR EAGLE AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY  
GRAND RIVER AT IONIA AFFECTING IONIA COUNTY  
MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY  
THORNAPPLE RIVER ABOVE HASTINGS AFFECTING BARRY COUNTY  
 
...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  
 
.A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO AFFECT THE AREA LATE TONIGHT  
AND ON WEDNESDAY. THE PRECIPITATION WILL START OUT WITH RAIN AND  
SNOW. PRECIPITATION WILL BE MORE SNOW NORTH ACROSS CENTRAL LOWER  
MICHIGAN, AND MORE RAIN ACROSS SOUTHERN LOWER MICHIGAN. RAIN AND  
MELTED SNOW WATER AMOUNTS WILL GENERALLY REMAIN UNDER HALF AN INCH.  
HIGHEST AMOUNTS WILL BE ACROSS CENTRAL LOWER MICHIGAN.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
MIC067-251754-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/IONM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
1054 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE GRAND RIVER AT IONIA  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 09 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.4 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 13.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 21.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 16.9 FEET BY THURSDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT, AT 16.0 FEET...EXPECT EXTENSIVE LOWLAND OVERFLOW TO OCCUR.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4290 8521 4296 8499 4303 8488 4297 8524  
 
 

 
 
MIC081-251753-  
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0020.000000T0000Z-170131T0000Z/  
/LWLM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
1054 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR  
THE GRAND RIVER AT LOWELL  
* UNTIL MONDAY EVENING.  
* THERE IS NOT CURRENT OBSERVED DATA.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 10.4 FEET EARLY FRIDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT, AT 10.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. EXPECT FLOODING OF LOW  
LYING AREAS ADJACENT TO THE BANKS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4289 8548 4289 8534 4290 8521 4297 8524  
4296 8534 4298 8541  
 

 
 
MIC065-251753-  
/O.NEW.KGRR.FL.Y.0026.170124T1554Z-170127T1200Z/  
/HHTM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
1054 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GRAND RAPIDS HAS ISSUED A  
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR  
THE SYCAMORE CREEK AT HOLT.  
* UNTIL FRIDAY MORNING.  
* THERE IS NOT CURRENT OBSERVED DATA.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 6.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 6.3 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.  
* 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  
 

 
 
MIC037-251753-  
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.Y.0023.000000T0000Z-170131T1200Z/  
/EAGM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
1054 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS EXTENDED FOR  
THE LOOKING GLASS RIVER NEAR EAGLE  
* UNTIL TUESDAY JANUARY 31.  
* AT 09 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.7 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 5.8 FEET BY EARLY THURSDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT, AT 6.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING WOODED  
AREAS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4283 8489 4279 8474 4281 8455 4287 8455  
4286 8474 4290 8489  
 

 
 
MIC037-251753-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/MRPM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
1054 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 10 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.4 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 8.6 FEET BY THURSDAY EVENING.  
* IMPACT, AT 9.0 FEET...EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF COUNTY LINE ROAD AND  
A HOME ALONG COUNTY LINE ROAD.  
 

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

 
 
MIC015-251753-  
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-170128T1800Z/  
/HSTM4.N.MC.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
1054 AM EST TUE JAN 24 2017  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE THORNAPPLE RIVER ABOVE HASTINGS  
* UNTIL SATURDAY AFTERNOON.  
* AT 10 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 5.4 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 5.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST, THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL.  
* IMPACT, AT 5.0 FEET...RIVER IS BANKFULL. EXPECT MINOR FLOODING OF  
LOW LYING AREAS AND FARMLAND ADJACENT TO THE RIVER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4268 8550 4259 8523 4260 8516 4266 8517  
4265 8524 4273 8541  
 

 
 
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