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Flood Warning

Statement as of 4:07 PM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 6:54 PM EDT on September 30, 2016


The National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Clinton River in Sterling Heights and Clinton Township..
* from now until further notice.
* At 3 PM Thursday the stage is 16.4 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast... the river is at crest and should begin
falling to around flood stage this evening before
rising again overnight and cresting Friday around 16.9 feet.


Lat... Lon 4260 8294 4257 8290 4254 8296 4262 8309
      4268 8309 4260 8298


Drc


Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 8:40 PM EDT on September 29, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on September 30, 2016


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of Southeast Michigan... including the following
counties... Genesee... Lapeer... Livingston... Macomb... Oakland...
Shiawassee... St. Clair... Washtenaw and Wayne.

* Through Friday evening.

* A general 2 to 4 inch rainfall occurred from last night through
today with the highest concentration in the urbanized area of
Wayne... Oakland... and Macomb counties. Most of the rain occurred
over a relatively short time period around sunrise this morning
and resulted in considerable urban flooding. This area will
remain very sensitive to renewed flooding after any additional
heavy rainfall that remains possible overnight through Friday.

* Rainfall totals in the 1 to 2 inch range occurred westward
through Livingston and Washtenaw counties. Totals mostly less
than 1 inch occurred along the I-69 corridor between Flint and
Port Huron. These areas will be less sensitive to short term
flooding but will tend to experience more frequent rounds of
heavy rainfall through the night... and especially Friday toward
the I-69 corridor.

* After rounds of light rain showers early in the night... bands of
heavier rain are expected to redevelop. Additional rainfall in
the 1 to 3 inch range remains possible overnight through Friday
afternoon with a trend toward higher amounts north of Metro
Detroit through Flint and Port Huron during Friday. Urban
flooding remains possible. In addition... rapid rises of rain
swollen rivers and creeks is likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

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

* Prepare... plan... and stay informed. Visit
http://go.USA.Gov/c7kkp



Bt


840 PM EDT Thu Sep 29 2016

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Friday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of Southeast Michigan... including the following
counties... Genesee... Lapeer... Livingston... Macomb... Oakland...
Shiawassee... St. Clair... Washtenaw and Wayne.

* Through Friday evening.

* A general 2 to 4 inch rainfall occurred from last night through
today with the highest concentration in the urbanized area of
Wayne... Oakland... and Macomb counties. Most of the rain occurred
over a relatively short time period around sunrise this morning
and resulted in considerable urban flooding. This area will
remain very sensitive to renewed flooding after any additional
heavy rainfall that remains possible overnight through Friday.

* Rainfall totals in the 1 to 2 inch range occurred westward
through Livingston and Washtenaw counties. Totals mostly less
than 1 inch occurred along the I-69 corridor between Flint and
Port Huron. These areas will be less sensitive to short term
flooding but will tend to experience more frequent rounds of
heavy rainfall through the night... and especially Friday toward
the I-69 corridor.

* After rounds of light rain showers early in the night... bands of
heavier rain are expected to redevelop. Additional rainfall in
the 1 to 3 inch range remains possible overnight through Friday
afternoon with a trend toward higher amounts north of Metro
Detroit through Flint and Port Huron during Friday. Urban
flooding remains possible. In addition... rapid rises of rain
swollen rivers and creeks is likely.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

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

* Prepare... plan... and stay informed. Visit
http://go.USA.Gov/c7kkp



Bt



Record Report

Statement as of 4:29 PM EDT on September 29, 2016


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Detroit mi...

A record rainfall of 2.65 inches was set at Detroit today. This breaks
the old record of 1.53 inches set in 1896.


Public Information Statement

Statement as of 8:18 PM EDT on September 29, 2016



Heavy rain reports


Location precip duration
                          (inches) (hours) lat Lon

... Oakland County...
   White Lake M 1.14 24 42.65n 83.50w
   2 W Waterford M 1.48 24 42.66n 83.43w

... Wayne County...
   2 N Canton M 2.61 24 42.34n 83.48w
   Romulus M 3.08 24 42.22n 83.37w
   6 NNE downtown Detroit M 4.71 24 42.41n 83.00w


M = measured
E = estimated


Weather Severe Map
Alaska - High Wind Warning , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory
California - Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Delaware - Areal Flood Warning, Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Indiana - Lakeshore Flood Advisory
Iowa - Flood Warning
Maryland - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Coastal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning
Nevada - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
New York - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Statement, Coastal Flood Advisory
North Carolina - Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch
Oregon - Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Puerto Rico - High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Special Statement , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Air Quality Alert
Utah - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Virgin Islands - Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement
Virginia - Coastal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement, Coastal Hazard Statement, Coastal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Flood Warning , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Special Weather Statement , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Record Report
- Small Craft Advisory

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