943  
WGUS83 KGRR 171156  
FLSGRR  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI  
756 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015  
 
...THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER IN  
SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...  
 
MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS AFFECTING CLINTON COUNTY  
 
.THE CURRENT WEATHER IS DOMINATED BY AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE. DRY  
AND MILD CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY. THE  
EXTENDED OUTLOOK IS MORE ACTIVE WITH ADDITIONAL RAINFALL THAT WILL  
DEVELOP BY SUNDAY...WHICH MAY EXTEND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. 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.  
 

 
 
MIC037-171226-  
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/MRPM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
756 AM EDT FRI APR 17 2015  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED FOR  
THE MAPLE RIVER AT MAPLE RAPIDS.  
* AT 07 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 6.9 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  
 

 
 
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