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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:16 AM EDT on October 23, 2017

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on October 24, 2017


... Flood Watch in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon through
Tuesday morning...

The National Weather Service in Gaylord has issued a

* Flood Watch for a portion of northern lower Michigan,
including the following areas, Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Arenac,
Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Emmet, Gladwin, Grand
Traverse, Iosco, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee,
Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon,
and Wexford.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Tuesday morning.

* Persistent rainfall this morning will become heavy at times this
afternoon through tonight and impact most of northern lower
Michigan. Showers continue on Tuesday but not as heavy.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible today
through Tuesday across a good portion of northern lower
Michigan... with some localized higher amounts possible.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 7:36 AM EDT on October 23, 2017

Expires 7:36 PM EDT on October 23, 2017


... Significant 24hr rain; for most of northern Michigan...

A strong storm system moving into the Ohio Valley, generated
widespread significant rainfall across northern Michigan during
the past 24 hours.

Location amount time/date
Wellston 1.62 in 0718 am 10/23
Mancelona 1.57 in 0715 am 10/23
Wellston 1n 1.54 in 0700 am 10/23
1 ENE Wellston 1.51 in 0659 am 10/23
Cadillac 9&10 news 1.40 in 0700 am 10/23
1 SSW Grawn 1.35 in 0704 am 10/23
2 SSE Gaylord 1.24 in 0706 am 10/23
1 NNE Clarion 1.14 in 0657 am 10/23
3 WSW Onekama 1.14 in 0657 am 10/23
2 W Lewiston 1.13 in 0659 am 10/23
1 WNW waters 1.12 in 0708 am 10/23
Petoskey 1.10 in 0708 am 10/23
1 WNW waters 1.10 in 0615 am 10/23
1 SSW Manistee 1.09 in 0651 am 10/23
4 W Raco 1.08 in 0604 am 10/23
Ironton 1.08 in 0700 am 10/23
Ironton 1.05 in 0708 am 10/23
2 SSW Hartwick pines state p 1.05 in 0612 am 10/23
mi Gaylord 9 SSW 1.05 in 0600 am 10/23
Empire 1.05 in 0608 am 10/23
Kincheloe 1.03 in 0614 am 10/23
Lovells 1.00 in 0600 am 10/23

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.



Swr

Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:16 AM EDT on October 23, 2017

Expires 12:00 PM EDT on October 24, 2017


... Flood Watch in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon through
Tuesday morning...

The National Weather Service in Gaylord has issued a

* Flood Watch for a portion of northern lower Michigan,
including the following areas, Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Arenac,
Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Emmet, Gladwin, Grand
Traverse, Iosco, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee,
Montmorency, Ogemaw, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle, Roscommon,
and Wexford.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Tuesday morning.

* Persistent rainfall this morning will become heavy at times this
afternoon through tonight and impact most of northern lower
Michigan. Showers continue on Tuesday but not as heavy.

* Widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible today
through Tuesday across a good portion of northern lower
Michigan... with some localized higher amounts possible.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.




Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Areal Flood Warning
Alaska - High Wind Warning , High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Lake Wind Advisory
California - Excessive Heat Warning, Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory, Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Dense Fog Advisory
Florida - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Georgia - Wind Advisory
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - Flash Flood Watch , High Wind Watch
Illinois - Special Statement
Indiana -
Iowa - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Kansas - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Massachusetts - Dense Fog Advisory
Michigan - Lakeshore Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Lakeshore Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Flood Warning
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory
New Jersey - Special Statement
New Mexico -
New York - Wind Advisory
North Carolina - Wind Advisory
North Dakota - Wind Advisory
Ohio -
Oklahoma - Flood Warning
Oregon - Dense Fog Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Warning
Rhode Island - Dense Fog Advisory
South Dakota - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Air Quality Alert
Tennessee - Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , High Wind Warning , Record Report
Virginia -
Washington - Dense Fog Advisory
Wisconsin - Dense Fog Advisory, High Wind Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
Wyoming - Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
- Small Craft Advisory, Gale Watch

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