Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
929 PM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018

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

  Portage River Near Vicksburg affecting Kalamazoo County

.The level along the Portage River will continue to gradually recede,
as a dry weather pattern is expected to remain in place this week.
The following forecast is based on observed and forecast 48 hour


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

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


929 PM EDT Tue Mar 20 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Portage River Near Vicksburg.
* until Monday afternoon.
* at  3:30 PM Monday the stage was 5.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall below flood stage by
  Monday afternoon.
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...Expect overflows into wooded areas and
  farmland adjacent to the river.


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