Ionia Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

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

The Flood Warning continues for
the Grand River at Ionia.
* Until late Tuesday night.
* At 10:45 am Saturday the stage was 23.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall below flood stage by
Tuesday afternoon.
* Impact, at 23.0 feet... expect moderate flooding of several roads,
businesses, and residences, in the Ionia area and of structures
located in the Ionia Fairgrounds. Water halfway up windows on
automobile building at Ionia Fairgrounds. Water begins to flood
parking lot of dollar general store, save-a-lot, and the Ionia
Secretary of state office. Homes along Quarry Road begin to flood.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 23.4 feet
on may 25 2004.


Lat... Lon 4297 8524 4303 8488 4296 8499 4290 8521





1140 am EST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Grand River at Portland.
* Until late Sunday night.
* At 11:00 am Saturday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will fall to near 12.2 feet by this
afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage tomorrow early
afternoon.
* Impact, at 12.0 feet... expect minor flooding in the Village of
Lyons and low lying areas adjacent to the river. Two Rivers Park in
Portland flooded.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 12.8 feet
on may 24 2004.


Lat... Lon 4303 8488 4284 8486 4283 8484 4277 8484
      4278 8499 4296 8499




Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:10 AM EST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Flat River near Smyrna
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 10 am Saturday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.2 feet by this afternoon.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet... expect minor flooding of about 30 double r
ranch campground sites and in low lying areas adjacent to the
river.


Lat... Lon 4308 8520 4296 8528 4296 8534 4298 8541
      4306 8530 4312 8527




Flood Advisory
Issued: 11:10 AM EST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Flat River near Smyrna
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 10 am Saturday the stage was 6.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 5.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.5 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 6.2 feet by this afternoon.
* Impact, at 7.0 feet... expect minor flooding of about 30 double r
ranch campground sites and in low lying areas adjacent to the
river.


Lat... Lon 4308 8520 4296 8528 4296 8534 4298 8541
      4306 8530 4312 8527