Portage, MI (49024)

8:05 AM EDT on April 29, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Hilton Insurance Agency | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Watch Active Notice: Areal Flood Watch

Elev 850 ft 42.20 °N, 85.59 °W | Updated 4 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
50.2 °F
Feels Like 50.2 °F
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0.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNE
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.15 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 1600 ft
Scattered Clouds 8000 ft
Dew Point 39 °F
Humidity 65%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 8:39 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KAZO 291153Z 03009KT 10SM FEW016 SCT080 09/04 A3014 RMK AO2 SLP209 T00890039 10128 20089 53045
Pressure 30.15 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 1600 ft
Scattered Clouds 8000 ft
Dew Point 39 °F
Humidity 65%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 8:39 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KAZO 291153Z 03009KT 10SM FEW016 SCT080 09/04 A3014 RMK AO2 SLP209 T00890039 10128 20089 53045

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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 2:40 AM EDT Apr. 29, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Michigan, south central Michigan,
southwest Michigan, and west central Michigan, including the
following areas, in central Michigan, Gratiot, Isabella,
Mecosta, and Montcalm. In south central Michigan, Clinton,
Eaton, and Ionia. In southwest Michigan, Allegan, Barry,
Kalamazoo, Kent, Ottawa, and Van Buren. In west central
Michigan, Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Monday morning

* periods of rain this afternoon through Monday morning could
result in rainfall totals of 2-4 inches. Locally higher amounts
cannot be ruled out in or near thunderstorm development.

* At this point it seems the heaviest rainfall will be tonight and
then Sunday afternoon into early Monday morning.

* Low lying areas prone to flooding may accumulate standing water
as steadier rain falls late tonight through early Monday. Low
lying farm land and roadways could become flooded for a period
of time into early next week. Drivers are reminded not to drive
over flooded roadways as water depth and Road conditions under
water are unknown.

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 preparedness information is available on line at
www.Ready.Gov/floods.



Wdm


1043 PM EDT Fri Apr 28 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
the Portage River near Vicksburg
* from Sunday afternoon until further notice.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Bankfull stage is 5.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Forecast, flood stage may be reached by Sunday early afternoon.
The river is forecast to reach a maximum stage of 5.7 feet by
Monday early afternoon.
* Impact, at 6.0 feet... expect minor basement flooding of several
homes built adjacent to the river.


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