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Flood Warning
Issued: 1:49 AM EST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

A Flood Warning continues for
Saginaw river at Saginaw.
* From now until further notice.
* At 1 am Wednesday the stage is 15.9 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast is to rise above flood stage by this morning...
and crest around 20.4 feet tomorrow evening.



Lat... Lon 4341 8399 4365 8387 4363 8378 4339 8389





Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:58 AM EST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through this afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of Southeast Michigan, including the following areas,
Bay, Genesee, Huron, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb,
Midland, Monroe, Oakland, Saginaw, Sanilac, Shiawassee, St.
Clair, Tuscola, Washtenaw, and Wayne.

* Through this afternoon

* widespread rain will continue into this afternoon. Rainfall will
be moderate in intensity at times. Rainfall amounts up to 1 inch
are expected. This is in addition to the 1 to 2 inches that has
already fallen across most locations over the last two days.

* Urban, low lying and poor drainage areas prone to flooding will
be most susceptible. Several rivers have already reached flood
stage necessitating flood warnings with a few others being
monitored as they continue to rise.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood
warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.


Drk


Public Information Statement
Issued: 7:59 AM EST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service


Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Genesee County...
   4 N Burton M 1.68 24 43.05n 83.62w
   4 SSW Flint M 1.68 24 42.98n 83.73w
   2 WNW Clio M 1.82 24 43.19n 83.77w

... Lenawee County...
   Tecumseh M 1.02 24 42.01n 83.94w
   Morenci M 1.07 24 41.72n 84.22w

... Midland County...
   Oil City M 1.05 24 43.61n 84.59w

... Oakland County...
   2 NW Waterford M 1.32 24 42.68n 83.42w
   2 S Ortonville M 1.51 24 42.82n 83.44w
   4 E White Lake M 1.66 24 42.65n 83.43w
   3 NNE Wixom M 2.68 48 42.56n 83.51w

... Saginaw County...
   Oakley M 2.80 48 43.14n 84.17w

... Sanilac County...
   Lexington M 1.22 24 43.27n 82.53w

... Shiawassee County...
   Owosso M 1.65 24 43.00n 84.18w

... St. Clair County...
   Yale M 1.51 24 43.13n 82.80w

... Saginaw County...
   8 NW Saginaw M 1.16 24 43.50n 84.06w

... Tuscola County...
   Cass City M 1.09 24 43.60n 83.18w

... Washtenaw County...
   NW Dexter M 1.20 24 42.33n 83.88w

... Wayne County...
   Garden City M 1.39 24 42.33n 83.33w


M = measured
E = estimated


759 am EST Wed Feb 21 2018


Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Genesee County...
   4 N Burton M 1.68 24 43.05n 83.62w
   4 SSW Flint M 1.68 24 42.98n 83.73w
   2 WNW Clio M 1.82 24 43.19n 83.77w

... Lenawee County...
   Tecumseh M 1.02 24 42.01n 83.94w
   Morenci M 1.07 24 41.72n 84.22w

... Midland County...
   Oil City M 1.05 24 43.61n 84.59w

... Oakland County...
   2 NW Waterford M 1.32 24 42.68n 83.42w
   2 S Ortonville M 1.51 24 42.82n 83.44w
   4 E White Lake M 1.66 24 42.65n 83.43w
   3 NNE Wixom M 2.68 48 42.56n 83.51w

... Saginaw County...
   Oakley M 2.80 48 43.14n 84.17w

... Sanilac County...
   Lexington M 1.22 24 43.27n 82.53w

... Shiawassee County...
   Owosso M 1.65 24 43.00n 84.18w

... St. Clair County...
   Yale M 1.51 24 43.13n 82.80w

... Saginaw County...
   8 NW Saginaw M 1.16 24 43.50n 84.06w

... Tuscola County...
   Cass City M 1.09 24 43.60n 83.18w

... Washtenaw County...
   NW Dexter M 1.20 24 42.33n 83.88w

... Wayne County...
   Garden City M 1.39 24 42.33n 83.33w


M = measured
E = estimated



Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:58 AM EST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through this afternoon...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of Southeast Michigan, including the following areas,
Bay, Genesee, Huron, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb,
Midland, Monroe, Oakland, Saginaw, Sanilac, Shiawassee, St.
Clair, Tuscola, Washtenaw, and Wayne.

* Through this afternoon

* widespread rain will continue into this afternoon. Rainfall will
be moderate in intensity at times. Rainfall amounts up to 1 inch
are expected. This is in addition to the 1 to 2 inches that has
already fallen across most locations over the last two days.

* Urban, low lying and poor drainage areas prone to flooding will
be most susceptible. Several rivers have already reached flood
stage necessitating flood warnings with a few others being
monitored as they continue to rise.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood
warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.


Drk