Eaton Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 9:46 PM EST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 100 PM EST Thursday for
Calhoun... Allegan... Van Buren... Jackson... Kent... Ottawa... Ingham...
Ionia... Barry... Clinton... Kalamazoo and Eaton counties...

Flooding along rivers and low lying areas will continue overnight.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Grand Rapids, Lansing, Kalamazoo, Portage, Jackson, Holland, Ionia,
Grand Haven, Charlotte, Albion, Mason, St. Johns, Hastings, Marshall,
Belding, Eaton Rapids, Allegan, South Haven, Portland and Plainwell.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


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931 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Grand River at Eaton Rapids.
* Until Saturday afternoon.
* At 8:00 am Wednesday the stage was 5.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage by tonight and continue to rise to
near 6.4 feet by tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood
stage by Friday early afternoon.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet... expect minor flooding of low lying areas and
basements along River Street in Eaton Rapids. Island Park in the
city of Eaton Rapids begins to flood.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 6.1 feet
on Sep 16 2008.


Lat... Lon 4260 8455 4252 8457 4237 8434 4232 8447
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Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:39 PM EST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Grand River at Grand Ledge
* until late Sunday night.
* At 07 am Wednesday the stage was 8.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 10.5 feet by early Friday
morning.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet... expect minor flooding in low lying areas and
farmland along the river.


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939 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The flood advisory continues for
the Grand River at Dimondale
* until late Friday night.
* At 06 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.4 feet by Friday morning.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet... river is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of
low lying areas.


Lat... Lon 4271 8454 4266 8461 4260 8455 4260 8465
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Flood Advisory
Issued: 9:39 PM EST Feb. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Grand River at Grand Ledge
* until late Sunday night.
* At 07 am Wednesday the stage was 8.9 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 10.5 feet by early Friday
morning.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet... expect minor flooding in low lying areas and
farmland along the river.


Lat... Lon 4283 8484 4279 8474 4279 8467 4273 8467
      4271 8474 4277 8484




939 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The flood advisory continues for
the Grand River at Dimondale
* until late Friday night.
* At 06 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.7 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 11.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 11.4 feet by Friday morning.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet... river is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of
low lying areas.


Lat... Lon 4271 8454 4266 8461 4260 8455 4260 8465
      4265 8472 4274 8458