HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
Warning Issue Date: 513 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
Warning Expiration: 0915 GMT 24 2017
This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest Lower
.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight
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
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation will not be needed, but rainfall reports would
Warning Issue Date: 231 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017
Warning Expiration: 1600 GMT 23 2017
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of central Michigan, south central Michigan, and
southwest Michigan, including the following areas, in central
Michigan, Clare, Gratiot, Isabella, Mecosta, Montcalm, and
Osceola. In south central Michigan, Calhoun, Clinton, Eaton,
Ingham, Ionia, and Jackson. In southwest Michigan, Barry,
Kalamazoo, and Kent.
* From this afternoon through Tuesday morning
* Widespread 1 to 3 precipitation amounts, some areas over 5
* Much of the watch area recently received significant rain. This
much additional rain over a large area would quickly turn to
runoff that would overwhelm some local drainage systems.
A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
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.
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