Weather Alerts for Muskegon

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
MUSKEGON

Areas Affected:
Newaygo
Effective: Tue 11:08 am Updated: Wed 7:23 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed 8:00 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning has been cancelled for the following river in
Southwest Lower Michigan...
Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...
Grand River Near Comstock Park affecting Kent County
Grand River At Robinson Township affecting Ottawa County
Muskegon River At Newaygo affecting Newaygo County
Muskegon River AT Bridgeton affecting Newaygo County
.Minor flooding is still ongoing after snowmelt and rain several days
ago. Additional rainfall on Wednesday should not result in significant
changes to water levels on area rivers. Overall gradual improvement
in river flood conditions is expected. The following forecast is based
on observed and forecast 48 hour precipitation.
The Flood Warning continues for
the Muskegon River At Newaygo.
* until Wednesday evening.
* at  9:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 11.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river is expected to remain around 11.1 feet Tuesday,
then may gradually begin falling.
* Impact, at 11.0 feet...The river starts exceeding its banks and
minor flooding begins in low lying areas along the river.
* Flood history, a crest of 11.5 feet occurred on Feb 21 2018. A crest
of 13.5 feet occurred on March 16 2019.
&&

Information:
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

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
MUSKEGON

Areas Affected:
Newaygo
Effective: Tue 11:08 am Updated: Wed 7:23 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu 2:00 am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning has been cancelled for the following river in
Southwest Lower Michigan...
Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...
Grand River Near Comstock Park affecting Kent County
Grand River At Robinson Township affecting Ottawa County
Muskegon River At Newaygo affecting Newaygo County
Muskegon River AT Bridgeton affecting Newaygo County
.Minor flooding is still ongoing after snowmelt and rain several days
ago. Additional rainfall on Wednesday should not result in significant
changes to water levels on area rivers. Overall gradual improvement
in river flood conditions is expected. The following forecast is based
on observed and forecast 48 hour precipitation.
The Flood Warning continues for
the Muskegon River At Bridgeton.
* until late Wednesday night.
* at 10:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will remain mostly steady Tuesday, then may begin
falling on Wednesday.
* Impact, at 14.0 feet...Flood water begins surrounding cottages and
homes downstream from the City of Newaygo in the areas of Leisure
Land Subdivision in Bridgeton Township.
* Flood history, a crest of 15.8 feet occurred on March 16 2019.
&&

Information:
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

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
MUSKEGON

Areas Affected:
Ottawa
Effective: Tue 11:08 am Updated: Wed 7:23 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed 8:00 pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning has been cancelled for the following river in
Southwest Lower Michigan...
Maple River At Maple Rapids affecting Clinton County
...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Southwest
Lower Michigan...
Grand River Near Comstock Park affecting Kent County
Grand River At Robinson Township affecting Ottawa County
Muskegon River At Newaygo affecting Newaygo County
Muskegon River AT Bridgeton affecting Newaygo County
.Minor flooding is still ongoing after snowmelt and rain several days
ago. Additional rainfall on Wednesday should not result in significant
changes to water levels on area rivers. Overall gradual improvement
in river flood conditions is expected. The following forecast is based
on observed and forecast 48 hour precipitation.
The Flood Warning continues for
the Grand River At Robinson Township.
* until Wednesday evening.
* At  11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.3 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall below flood stage by
Wednesday late morning.
* Impact, at 13.6 feet...Eastern edge of Vanlopik and the western
edge of Limberlost Roads begin to flood. Flooding begins to occur
in low lying areas in Deer Creek Park.
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 13.7 feet
on Feb 28 2019.
&&

Information:
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

Flood Advisory  FLOOD ADVISORY   Flood Advisory
MUSKEGON

Areas Affected:
Newaygo
Effective: Tue 11:08 am Updated: Wed 7:23 am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri 2:00 pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
The National Weather Service in Grand Rapids has extended the
* Flood Advisory for...
Rain and Snowmelt in...
Newaygo County in west central Michigan...
* Until 200 PM EDT Wednesday.
* At 1132 AM EDT, emergency management officials reported ongoing
flooding along with 9 road closures caused by the heavy rainfall
and melting snow late last week. Additional rainfall up to 0.25 to
0.50 inches is expected Wednesday which may enhance ponding and
standing water across Newaygo County. Additional snowmelt will
also continue. Water levels will remain high for a few more days
on streams and lakes in the area, but will continue to slowly fall.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Newaygo, White Cloud, Fremont, Hesperia, Grant, Croton, Bridgeton,
Brohman, Woodland Park, Hawkins, Reeman, Woodville, Bitely, Croton
Heights, Wooster and Brunswick.

Information:
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.