Jackson 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.


Lat... Lon 4207 8622 4224 8622 4224 8636 4245 8626
      4271 8621 4295 8622 4312 8627 4312 8591
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Ostuno


931 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Grand River at Jackson.
* Until Thursday March 01.
* At 8:30 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage by tomorrow early afternoon and
continue to rise to near 14.7 feet by early Saturday morning. The
river will fall below flood stage by Wednesday early afternoon.
* Impact, at 15.0 feet... expect moderate flooding of residences along
high street, Lewis street, and losey street. High water would
disrupt traffic and damage residences.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 15.1 feet
on Aug 16 2016.


Lat... Lon 4237 8434 4227 8437 4225 8431 4219 8435
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