Flood Advisory

1017 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

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

  Sycamore Creek At Holt affecting Ingham County

.Rain amounts between 1.5 to 2 inches fell in the Sycamore Creek
basin Wednesday night into Thursday, and the river has risen out of
its banks in response. Additional rainfall over a half inch is
possible into Saturday morning. The following forecast is based on
observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation.


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


1017 AM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the Sycamore Creek At Holt
* until Monday afternoon.
* at 09 AM Friday the stage was 7.2 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 6.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Forecast, the river will rise to near 7.4 feet by this afternoon.
* Impact, at 8.0 feet...Expect minor flooding of low lying areas
  adjacent to the river, in the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and
  sections of East Mt. Hope Road.


LAT...LON 4271 8455 4268 8455 4264 8451 4264 8445
      4268 8449 4271 8451