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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:40 AM EST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Grand River at Grand Rapids.
* Until Wednesday evening.
* At 11:00 am Saturday the stage was 20.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue rising to near 21.0 feet by
tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
morning.
* Impact, at 21.0 feet... expect moderate to major flooding in the
area, Ann street, and the city dikes. Major flooding of homes and
structures occurs upstream in Comstock Park and downstream of Grand
Rapids to Robinson township.


Lat... Lon 4297 8583 4295 8578 4298 8572 4297 8563
      4288 8574 4291 8589




1140 am EST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Grand River near Comstock Park.
* Until Saturday March 03.
* At 11:00 am Saturday the stage was 16.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue rising to near 17.2 feet by
tomorrow morning. The river will fall below flood stage Friday
evening.
* Impact, at 16.0 feet... major flooding on homes along abrigador
trail, Willow drive, riverbank street and konkle drive. In Comstock
Park and Plainfield township approximately 100 homes affected by
flooding.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 17.8 feet
on Apr 21 2013.


Lat... Lon 4298 8572 4308 8570 4309 8557 4302 8559
      4303 8562 4297 8563




1140 am EST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Grand River at Ada.
* Until late Tuesday night.
* At 10:00 am Saturday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 20.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue rising to near 22.6 feet by this
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact, at 21.6 feet... 500 parking spaces in the alticor inc.
Parking lot are inundated and one gate into the alticor inc.
Complex is closed due to the high water. Ada river walk near
Covered Bridge and Leonard field Ball Park in Ada flooded.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 22.9 feet
on Apr 21 2013.


Lat... Lon 4298 8557 4302 8559 4309 8557 4302 8548
      4298 8541 4289 8548




1140 am EST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Grand River at Lowell.
* Until Thursday morning.
* At 6:55 am Saturday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall below flood stage by late
Wednesday morning.
* Impact, at 18.0 feet... expect moderate flooding of commercial
buildings.


Lat... Lon 4298 8541 4296 8534 4297 8524 4290 8521
      4289 8534 4289 8548




1140 am EST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Thornapple river near Caledonia.
* Until Monday evening.
* At 10:30 am Saturday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall below flood stage by late
Monday morning.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet... high water begins to impact home on island
below Cascade dam.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 11.7 feet
on Apr 19 2013.


Lat... Lon 4293 8544 4273 8544 4273 8541 4268 8550
      4273 8551 4298 8552