412  
WGUS83 KMQT 192151  
FLSMQT  
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI  
551 PM EDT MON JUN 19 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MARQUETTE IS CONTINUING THE FLOOD  
ADVISORY FOR THE STURGEON RIVER NEAR NAHMA JUNCTION IN DELTA  
COUNTY...  
 
.HEAVY RAIN OF 1 TO 2 INCHES THAT FELL ACROSS THE STURGEON RIVER  
BASIN MOST OF SUNDAY HAS LED TO THE RIVER REACHING BANKFUL. MINIMAL  
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL TODAY HAS ALLOWED THE RIVER TO CREST THIS  
AFTERNOON. THE RIVER LEVEL WILL SLOWLY FALL TO BELOW BANKFUL TUESDAY  
MORNING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
SAFETY MESSAGE...RESIDENTS ALONG THESE RIVERS SHOULD REMAIN ALERT AND  
EXERCISE CAUTION 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 NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE MEDIA OUTLET FOR  
FURTHER DEVELOPMENTS AND INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 

 
 
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551 PM EDT MON JUN 19 2017  
 
THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR  
THE STURGEON RIVER NEAR NAHMA JUNCTION  
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING.  
* AT 5 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.3 FEET.  
* BANKFULL STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER LEVELS WILL SLOWLY FALL TO 8.0 FEET THROUGH  
EARLY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* AT 8.0 FEET...WATER OVERFLOWS THE BANKS ALONG THE RIVER.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4602 8663 4587 8663 4584 8667 4585 8672  
4600 8677  
 

 
 
KLUBER  
 
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