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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1017 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...

  Portage River Near Vicksburg affecting Kalamazoo County

.Scattered rain showers will continue overnight and gradually come to
an end Tuesday morning.  Additional rainfall tonight and Tuesday
morning is not expected to be heavy. Rainfall estimates from radar
indicate that a quarter to a half an inch of rain has fallen the past
24 hours. The following forecast is based on observed and forecast
24 hour precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Motorists should not attempt to drive around
barricades or drive cars through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local
radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio station for further
information.

Additional weather and river information can be found on our homepage
at www.weather.gov/grr

&&

MIC077-230417-
/O.EXT.KGRR.FL.W.0039.000000T0000Z-180524T0000Z/
/VCKM4.1.ER.000000T0000Z.180519T0845Z.180523T0000Z.UU/
1017 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Portage River Near Vicksburg.
* until Wednesday evening.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river is forecast to have a maximum value of 5.0 feet
  after midnight tonight.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...Expect overflows into wooded areas and
  farmland adjacent to the river.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 5.4 feet
  on Mar 31 2017.

&&

LAT...LON 4208 8552 4211 8553 4215 8548 4216 8544
      4211 8544 4208 8547

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
950 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers...

  Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams
  Counties

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...

  Saint Joseph River Michigan at Three Rivers affecting Elkhart...
  Branch and St. Joseph Counties

.River levels will continue to drop as drier weather is expected.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Never drive vehicles through flooded areas. The water may be too deep
to allow safe passage. Never allow children to play in or near flood
waters. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or local media for further
statements and updated forecasts.

Detailed river forecasts and more information can be found on the
internet at www.weather.gov/iwx under Rivers and Lakes.

All times are in Eastern Time. This statement will be updated in
about 24 hours or sooner if necessary.

&&

INC039-MIC023-149-230149-
/O.EXT.KIWX.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-180527T1200Z/
/TRVM4.1.ER.180515T0211Z.180517T1545Z.180526T1200Z.NO/
950 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

 The Flood Warning has been extended for
  The Saint Joseph River Michigan at Three Rivers
* until Sunday morning.
* At 9 PM Monday the stage was 8.0 feet and steady.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 7.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below the 7.0 foot flood stage
  around  8 AM Saturday May 26.
* At 8.0 feet...Minor flooding of apartments near the river along
  Mechanic Street, the River Glen Condos on east Michigan Ave, and
  basements of several homes along River Drive can be expected.
* This crest compares to a previous crest of 8.3 feet which occurred
  on Apr 22 2013.

&&

LAT...LON 4186 8568 4197 8564 4197 8554 4196 8554
      4193 8561 4184 8566

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
937 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

...A FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING...

    Huron River

.Showers and thunderstorms are likely tonight through
Tuesday morning. This forecast takes into account a basin
average rainfall of about a half inch. This amount should not
cause a rise but may delay the downward trend of the river.

MIC093-221537-
/O.EXT.KDTX.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-180523T1800Z/
/HMGM4.3.ER.180514T0315Z.180517T0830Z.180523T1200Z.NR/
937 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

A flood warning continues for
  Huron River near Hamburg.
* From now until further notice.
* At 9 PM Monday the stage was 6.7 feet and slowly falling.
* Flood stage is 6.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...the river should fall below flood stage Tuesday
  evening.

&&

LAT...LON 4250 8376 4245 8374 4243 8381 4243 8393

$$

BT


Flood Advisory


Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1019 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

...The flood advisory continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...

  Grand River At Ionia affecting Ionia County

.Scattered rain showers will continue overnight and gradually come to
an end Tuesday morning.  Additional rainfall tonight and Tuesday
morning is not expected to be heavy. Rainfall estimates from radar
indicate that over a half inch of rain has fallen the past
24 hours across the Grand River basin.  The following forecast
is based on observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

A flood advisory means minor flooding is possible and rivers are
forecast to exceed bankfull.  If you are in the advisory area remain
alert to possible flooding...or the possibility of the advisory being
upgraded to a warning.  Report observed flooding to local emergency
services or law enforcement and request they pass this information on
to the National Weather Service.

Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local
radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio station for further
information.

&&

MIC067-230419-
/O.CON.KGRR.FL.Y.0085.000000T0000Z-180524T1800Z/
/IONM4.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1019 PM EDT Mon May 21 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  the Grand River At Ionia
* until Thursday afternoon.
* at 09 PM Monday the stage was 14.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 15.0 feet by Wednesday early
  afternoon.
* Impact, at 15.0 feet...High water affects North Drive on Ionia
  Fairgrounds.

&&

LAT...LON 4297 8524 4303 8488 4296 8499 4290 8521


$$


Dense Fog Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
603 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

INZ003-012-013-MIZ077-221500-
/O.CON.KIWX.FG.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-180522T1500Z/
La Porte-Starke-Pulaski-Berrien-
Including the cities of Michigan City, La Porte, Knox,
North Judson, Bass Lake, Winamac, Francesville, Medaryville,
Niles, Benton Harbor, St. Joseph, Fair Plain, Benton Heights,
Buchanan, and Paw Paw Lake
603 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018 /503 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018/

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT /10 AM
CDT/ THIS MORNING...

 * VISIBILITY...A quarter mile or less at times.

 * IMPACTS...Poor and rapidly changing visibilities in areas of
   dense fog will make travel hazardous.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one quarter mile. If driving...slow down...
use your headlights...and leave plenty of distance ahead of you.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Chicago IL
244 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

LMZ080-669-671-673-675-740>745-777-779-870-872-874-876-878-221400-
/O.CON.KLOT.MF.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-180522T1400Z/
Lake Michigan from Michigan City IN to St. Joseph MI 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Sheboygan to Port Washington WI 5 NM offshore
to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Port Washington to North Point Light WI 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from North Point Light to Wind Point WI 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor-
Wilmette Harbor to Northerly Island-
Northerly Island to Calumet Harbor-Calumet Harbor to Gary-
Gary to Burns Harbor-Burns Harbor to Michigan City-
Lake Michigan from Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor IL 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Wilmette Harbor IL to Michigan City IN 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Whitehall to Pentwater MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from Grand Haven to Whitehall MI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Holland to Grand Haven MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from South Haven to Holland MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from St. Joseph to South Haven MI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
244 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CDT THIS
MORNING...

* VISIBILITY...under a quarter of a mile.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

BMD

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
333 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

LMZ043-046-221500-
/O.CON.KIWX.MF.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-180522T1500Z/
New Buffalo MI to St Joseph MI-Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI-
333 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...

* VISIBILITY...Less than one half mile at times.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Dense Fog Advisory means visibilities will frequently be
reduced to less than one mile. Inexperienced mariners...
especially those operating smaller vessels should avoid
navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
329 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

LMZ844>848-221400-
/O.CON.KGRR.MF.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-180522T1400Z/
St Joseph to South Haven MI-South Haven to Holland MI-
Holland to Grand Haven MI-Grand Haven to Whitehall MI-
Whitehall to Pentwater MI-
329 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

...DENSE FOG ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...

* VISIBILITY...One quarter mile.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

* Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
  vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
333 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

MIZ063-068>070-075-076-082-083-230815-
St. Clair-Livingston-Oakland-Macomb-Washtenaw-Wayne-Lenawee-Monroe-
333 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for locations south of I-69.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms are possible today. These storms are expected
to remain below severe limits, but will be capable of producing
locally heavy rainfall.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

There is a chance of thunderstorms over the Weekend into Monday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today and tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
333 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

LCZ460-LEZ444-LHZ361>363-421-422-441>443-462>464-230815-
Lake St Clair-
Michigan Waters of Lake Erie from Detroit River to North Cape MI-
Lake Huron from 5NM east of Mackinac Bridge to Presque Isle Lt
beyond 5 NM off shore-
Lake Huron from Presque Isle Light to Sturgeon Point MI beyond 5NM
off shore-
Lake Huron from Sturgeon Point to Alabaster MI beyond 5NM off shore-
Outer Saginaw Bay SW of Alabaster to Port Austin MI to Inner Saginaw
Bay-Inner Saginaw Bay SW of Point Au Gres to Bay Port MI-
Port Austin to Harbor Beach MI-Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac MI-
Port Sanilac to Port Huron MI-
Lake Huron from Port Austin to Harbor Beach beyond 5NM Off Shore-
Lake Huron from Harbor Beach to Port Sanilac beyond 5NM Off Shore-
Lake Huron from Port Sanilac to Port Huron beyond 5NM Off Shore-
333 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Lake Erie, Lake
Huron and Lake St Clair.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Isolated thunderstorms are possible today over Lake Erie and Lake
St. Clair. These storms are expected to remain below severe limits,
but will be capable of producing locally heavy rainfall.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

There is a chance of thunderstorms over the Weekend into Monday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today and tonight.

$$

You can obtain your latest National Weather Service forecasts online
at www.weather.gov/detroit.

SF

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
400 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

LMZ080-261-362-364-366-563-565-567-669-671-673-675-777-779-868-
870-872-874-876-878-230900-
Lake Michigan from Michigan City IN to St. Joseph MI 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Seul Choix Point to Rock Island Passage 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan South of a line from Seul Choix Point to the
Mackinac Bridge and north of a line from Charlevoix MI to South
Fox Island 5 NM offshore-
Lake Michigan from Charlevoix to Point Betsie MI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Point Betsie to Manistee MI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Rock Island Passage to Sturgeon Bay WI-
Lake Michigan from Sturgeon Bay to Two Rivers WI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Two Rivers to Sheboygan WI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Sheboygan to Port Washington WI 5 NM offshore
to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Port Washington to North Point Light WI 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from North Point Light to Wind Point WI 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Wind Point WI to Winthrop Harbor IL 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Winthrop Harbor to Wilmette Harbor IL 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Wilmette Harbor IL to Michigan City IN 5 NM
offshore to Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Pentwater to Manistee MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from Whitehall to Pentwater MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from Grand Haven to Whitehall MI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
Lake Michigan from Holland to Grand Haven MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from South Haven to Holland MI 5 NM offshore to Mid
Lake-
Lake Michigan from St. Joseph to South Haven MI 5 NM offshore to
Mid Lake-
400 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR the open waters of Lake
Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

  Significant Fog Risk over the south half of the lake.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

Thursday through Monday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk at times.

&&

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
356 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

INZ003>009-012>018-020-022>027-032>034-MIZ077>081-OHZ001-002-004-005-
015-016-024-025-230800-
La Porte-St. Joseph IN-Elkhart-Lagrange-Steuben-Noble-De Kalb-Starke-
Pulaski-Marshall-Fulton IN-Kosciusko-Whitley-Allen IN-White-Cass IN-
Miami-Wabash-Huntington-Wells-Adams-Grant-Blackford-Jay-Berrien-
Cass MI-St. Joseph MI-Branch-Hillsdale-Williams-Fulton OH-Defiance-
Henry-Paulding-Putnam-Van Wert-Allen OH-
356 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018 /256 AM CDT Tue May 22 2018/

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest
Michigan...northern Indiana and northwest Ohio.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Areas of dense fog across western Indiana and Michigan expected to
continue into the late morning hours.

Isolated thunderstorms are possible through this evening. Embedded
stronger storms may be able to produce locally heavy rain.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Showers and thunderstorms may return to the area for the Memorial
Day weekend.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio for further details or updates...or
check our web site at weather.gov/iwx

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Northern Indiana
356 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

LMZ043-046-230800-
New Buffalo MI to St Joseph MI-Michigan City IN to New Buffalo MI-
356 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of The Nearshore
Waters of Southeastern Lake Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Dense fog expected to impact boaters into the late morning hours.
Showers and thunderstorms are possible into this evening.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

Showers and thunderstorms are possible over the Memorial Day
weekend.

&&

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio for further details or updates...or
check our web site at weather.gov/iwx

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
331 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

LMZ844>849-230745-
St Joseph to South Haven MI-South Haven to Holland MI-
Holland to Grand Haven MI-Grand Haven to Whitehall MI-
Whitehall to Pentwater MI-Pentwater to Manistee MI-
331 AM EDT Tue May 22 2018

This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of southwest Lower
Michigan.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Areas of dense fog will continue this morning. The fog should lift
by afternoon.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

$$

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