Weather Warning

AREAS AFFECTED : KALAMAZOO

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in Southwest 
Lower Michigan... 
Portage River Near Vicksburg affecting Kalamazoo County 
 
.Thursday rain totals around an inch near Vicksburg have brought the 
Portage River back above flood stage. The river will crest slightly 
above flood stage soon, and is expected to slowly recede in the coming 
days. The next chance of rain is Tuesday night. The following forecast 
is based on observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation. 
The Flood Warning continues for 
the Portage River Near Vicksburg. 
 
* until Monday evening. 
 
* At 7:45 AM Friday the stage was 5.02 feet. 
 
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet. 
 
* Minor Flooding is occurring and Minor Flooding is forecast. 
 
* Forecast, the river will continue rising to near 5.1 feet by 
Friday evening. The river will fall below flood stage early next 
week. 
 
* Impact, at 5.0 feet...Expect overflows into wooded areas and 
farmland adjacent to the river. 
 
* Flood history, this crest compares to a previous crest of 5.1 feet 
on Mar 1 2017. 
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