Clinton Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 1:06 PM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Maple River at Maple Rapids.
* From Wednesday morning until further notice.
* At 12:15 PM Monday the stage was 5.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage by late Wednesday morning and
continue to rise to near 10.0 feet by Friday morning.
* Impact, at 9.0 feet... expect minor flooding of County line Road and
a home along County line Road.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 9.7 feet
on Apr 11 2017.


Lat... Lon 4302 8495 4314 8471 4317 8456 4310 8457
      4308 8468 4298 8493




1253 PM EST Mon Feb 19 2018

... Forecast flooding increased from moderate to record severity...
the Flood Warning continues for
the Looking Glass river near Eagle.
* From Tuesday morning until further notice.
* At 11:45 am Monday the stage was 4.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Record flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage by tomorrow late morning and
continue to rise to near 11.3 feet by Thursday evening.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet... expect major flooding of homes in DeWitt and
along the river between DeWitt and Eagle.


Lat... Lon 4290 8489 4286 8474 4287 8455 4281 8455
      4279 8474 4283 8489




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:19 AM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Michigan, south central Michigan,
southwest Michigan, and west central 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, Allegan, Barry, Kalamazoo, Kent,
Ottawa, and Van Buren. In west central Michigan, Lake, Mason,
Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* 1 to 3 inches of rain is expected from today through Wednesday
morning. Locally higher amounts are likely.

* The rainfall, combined with a melting snowpack and a frozen
ground could cause flooding across the area.

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.

Weather preparedness information is available on line at
www.Ready.Gov/floods.




Special Statement
Issued: 10:11 AM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Dense fog moving in this morning...

An area of dense fog is moving into the area from the south this
morning. This fog will reduce visibilities down to around a quarter
of a mile, or even less into early this afternoon before improving
some.

Reduce driving speeds a bit and keep extra space in between vehicles
in the more dense fog.


Njj


1011 am EST Mon Feb 19 2018

... Dense fog moving in this morning...

An area of dense fog is moving into the area from the south this
morning. This fog will reduce visibilities down to around a quarter
of a mile, or even less into early this afternoon before improving
some.

Reduce driving speeds a bit and keep extra space in between vehicles
in the more dense fog.


Njj

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 10:19 AM EST Feb. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Michigan, south central Michigan,
southwest Michigan, and west central 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, Allegan, Barry, Kalamazoo, Kent,
Ottawa, and Van Buren. In west central Michigan, Lake, Mason,
Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana.

* Through Wednesday afternoon

* 1 to 3 inches of rain is expected from today through Wednesday
morning. Locally higher amounts are likely.

* The rainfall, combined with a melting snowpack and a frozen
ground could cause flooding across the area.

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.

Weather preparedness information is available on line at
www.Ready.Gov/floods.