HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
Warning Issue Date: 1015 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
Warning Expiration: 0915 GMT 24 2017
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest Lower
Occasional heavy rain is expected today and tonight. The threat
for flooding will increase during the day and tonight. Commutes
this evening and Tuesday morning could be impacted as a result.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday
Heavy rain will continue into Tuesday along with the concern for
Wind gusts over 45 mph are possible along the lakeshore. This could
lead to power outages.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation will not be needed, but rainfall reports would
Warning Issue Date: 1002 PM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
Warning Expiration: 0401 GMT 25 2017
The Flood Advisory continues for
the White River Above Whitehall
* until late Friday night.
* at 09 PM Monday the stage was 2.6 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 6.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 5.8 feet by Wednesday
* Impact, at 6.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of several cottages,
canoe liveries, and farmland along the river.
LAT...LON 4344 8638 4352 8618 4360 8607 4354 8601
4346 8613 4338 8633
Warning Issue Date: 657 PM EDT MON OCT 23 2017
Warning Expiration: 1030 PM EDT TUE OCT 24 2017
...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM EDT TUESDAY FOR
ALLEGAN...KENT...OTTAWA...NEWAYGO...MUSKEGON AND OCEANA COUNTIES...
At 647 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated steady rain across the
warning area...some of which was heavy. The rain will continue for
much of the night.
As of 600 PM EDT...storm total rainfall amounts ranged from around 2
inches in the Grand Rapids to Holland region...to 3 to 4 inches from
Hart to White Cloud area. Locally higher amounts have occurred.
Additional rainfall amounts in excess of an inch are possible into
Flooding of small streams...urban and poor drainage locations are
possible as we go through the night. Considerable rises are
expected on Plaster...Buck and Indian Mill Creeks through Kent
Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Holland, Grand Haven, Allegan, Plainwell,
Lowell, Hart, Newaygo, White Cloud, Wyoming, Kentwood, Walker,
Shelby, Muskegon Heights, East Grand Rapids, Hudsonville, Rockford,
Zeeland and Coopersville.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.
Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.
A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.
LAT...LON 4382 8643 4382 8556 4329 8556 4329 8532
4280 8531 4277 8531 4277 8554 4242 8554
4242 8627 4271 8621 4301 8623 4362 8654