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Michigan - Flood Watch

Counties: Genesee; Lenawee; Livingston; Monroe; Saginaw; Shiawassee; Tuscola; Washtenaw; Wayne

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* A portion of southeast Michigan, including the following areas,
Genesee, Huron, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe,
Oakland, Saginaw, Sanilac, Shiawassee, St. Clair, Tuscola,
Washtenaw and Wayne.
* Through Thursday morning.
* Widespread showers and embedded thunderstorms will develop along a
strong cold front this afternoon and evening across Southeast
Michigan. The cold front will then stall out near Metro Detroit
tonight and Wednesday. Persistent shower activity with possible
thunderstorms is expected early Wednesday before a second round of
widespread rainfall develops again Wednesday night. Rainfall rates
in excess of 1 inch per hour will be possible particularly this
afternoon and evening.
* Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches will be possible across
much of Southeast Michigan by Thursday morning. Locally higher
amounts will be possible.
9/21/2021 5:47 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Michigan - Flood Watch

Counties: Lapeer; Macomb; Oakland; St. Clair

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* A portion of southeast Michigan, including the following areas,
Genesee, Huron, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe,
Oakland, Saginaw, Sanilac, Shiawassee, St. Clair, Tuscola,
Washtenaw and Wayne.
* Through Thursday morning.
* Widespread showers and embedded thunderstorms will develop along a
strong cold front this afternoon and evening across Southeast
Michigan. The cold front will then stall out near Metro Detroit
tonight and Wednesday. Persistent shower activity with possible
thunderstorms is expected early Wednesday before a second round of
widespread rainfall develops again Wednesday night. Rainfall rates
in excess of 1 inch per hour will be possible particularly this
afternoon and evening.
* Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches will be possible across
much of Southeast Michigan by Thursday morning. Locally higher
amounts will be possible.
9/21/2021 5:47 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Indiana - Flood Watch

Counties: Allen; De Kalb; Steuben

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of northern Indiana, southwest Michigan and northwest
Ohio, including the following areas, in northern Indiana, Allen,
De Kalb and Steuben. In southwest Michigan, Branch and Hillsdale.
In northwest Ohio, Allen, Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Paulding,
Putnam, Van Wert and Williams.
* Through Thursday morning.
* A front will stall across the area and bring periods of moderate
to heavy rain late this afternoon through Thursday morning. A few
embedded thunderstorms are also possible late this afternoon into
tonight, and may produce rainfall rates up to 1 inch per hour.
Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 5 inches are possible.
* The potential exists for small stream and creek flooding as well
as flooding of low spots where water may cover some roads.
9/21/2021 5:17 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Indiana - Beach Hazards Statement

Counties: Lake; Porter

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...
...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 3 PM CDT THURSDAY...
* WHAT...Large and battering waves, building up to 12 to 16 feet,
and occasionally to 21 feet, Wednesday into Wednesday night
will result in beach erosion, dangerous conditions along the
lakefront, and at least minor lakeshore flooding.
* WHERE...Lake IN and Porter Counties.
* WHEN...For the Lakeshore Flood Advisory, from 7 AM Wednesday
to 3 PM CDT Thursday. For the Beach Hazards Statement: until
late Thursday night.
* IMPACTS...Water on low lying roads and property along the
lakeshore and inundation of Whiting Lakefront Park are likely.
Swimming conditions will be life threatening, especially for
inexperienced swimmers.
9/21/2021 3:47 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Illinois - Beach Hazards Statement

Counties: Lake

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
* WHAT...High wave action and dangerous currents expected at
Lake Michigan beaches.
* WHERE...Lake IL County.
* WHEN...Through Thursday evening.
* IMPACTS...Swimming conditions will be life threatening,
especially for inexperienced swimmers.
9/21/2021 3:47 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Illinois - Beach Hazards Statement

Counties: Central Cook; Northern Cook

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 4 AM CDT THURSDAY...
* WHAT...Large and battering waves, building up to 10 to 14 feet
Wednesday into Wednesday evening will result in beach erosion,
dangerous conditions at the lakefront, as well as minor
lakeshore flooding.
* WHERE...Northern Cook and Central Cook Counties.
* WHEN...For the Lakeshore Flood Advisory, from 7 AM Wednesday to
4 AM CDT Thursday. For the Beach Hazards Statement, through
Thursday evening.
* IMPACTS...Some water on low lying roads and property along the
lakeshore. Swimming conditions will be life threatening,
especially for inexperienced swimmers. For information on swim
advisories or bans at Chicago beaches: www. cpdbeaches. com.
9/21/2021 3:47 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Michigan - Beach Hazards Statement

Counties: Berrien

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 4 PM EDT THURSDAY...
* WHAT...For the Lakeshore Flood Advisory, minor beach erosion and
lakeshore flooding expected. For the Beach Hazards Statement,
high wave action, strong currents, and dangerous swimming
conditions expected. Piers will be heavily swamped by waves.
North winds increase to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph. Wave
heights build to 8 to 15 feet.
* WHERE...Berrien county.
* WHEN...For the Lakeshore Flood Advisory, from 8 AM Wednesday
to 4 PM EDT Thursday. For the Beach Hazards Statement, through
Thursday evening.
* IMPACTS...Parking lots and roads along the immediate lakeshore
will experience minor flooding. Minor erosion of beaches and
sand dunes is expected. Strong currents can pull swimmers into
deeper water and high waves can sweep people off piers.
9/21/2021 3:35 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Indiana - Lakeshore Flood Warning

Counties: La Porte

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO 3 PM
CDT THURSDAY...
* WHAT...For the Lakeshore Flood Warning, significant beach
erosion and lakeshore flooding expected. For the Beach Hazards
Statement, high wave action, strong currents, and dangerous
swimming conditions expected. Piers will be heavily swamped by
waves. North winds increase to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph. Wave
heights build to 10 to 20 feet.
* WHERE...La Porte county.
* WHEN...For the Lakeshore Flood Warning, from 7 AM Wednesday to
3 PM CDT Thursday. For the Beach Hazards Statement, through
Thursday evening.
* IMPACTS...Significant erosion of beaches and dunes, inundation
of low-lying areas along the lakeshore and in river mouths,
and road closures are possible. Strong currents can pull
swimmers into deeper water and high waves can sweep people off
piers.
9/21/2021 3:35 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Indiana - Beach Hazards Statement

Counties: La Porte

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...LAKESHORE FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY TO 3 PM
CDT THURSDAY...
* WHAT...For the Lakeshore Flood Warning, significant beach
erosion and lakeshore flooding expected. For the Beach Hazards
Statement, high wave action, strong currents, and dangerous
swimming conditions expected. Piers will be heavily swamped by
waves. North winds increase to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph. Wave
heights build to 10 to 20 feet.
* WHERE...La Porte county.
* WHEN...For the Lakeshore Flood Warning, from 7 AM Wednesday to
3 PM CDT Thursday. For the Beach Hazards Statement, through
Thursday evening.
* IMPACTS...Significant erosion of beaches and dunes, inundation
of low-lying areas along the lakeshore and in river mouths,
and road closures are possible. Strong currents can pull
swimmers into deeper water and high waves can sweep people off
piers.
9/21/2021 3:35 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Ohio - Flood Watch

Counties: Crawford; Erie; Hancock; Huron; Lucas; Ottawa; Sandusky; Seneca; Wood; Wyandot

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of north central Ohio and northwest Ohio, including the
following areas, in north central Ohio, Crawford, Erie and Huron.
In northwest Ohio, Hancock, Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca, Wood
and Wyandot.
* From 8 PM EDT this evening through Thursday morning.
* A low will strengthen as it moves from near the Lower Ohio Valley
toward southern Ontario through Thursday morning. This low will
tap into abundant moisture from the Gulf of Mexico and southern
Gulf Stream, and produce periods of steady to heavy rain in
northwestern and north-central Ohio. There is still some
uncertainty in the placement of heaviest rainfall.
* Widespread rainfall totals of 2 to 4 inches and localized higher
totals are possible. Widespread flooding is possible, especially
along creeks, rivers, and in urban areas.
9/21/2021 2:56 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Ohio - Beach Hazards Statement

Counties: Erie; Lucas; Ottawa

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* WHAT...High risk of rip currents expected.
* WHERE...Lucas, Ottawa and Erie Counties.
* WHEN...From late tonight through late Wednesday night.
* IMPACTS...Wind and wave action will cause currents on the
lakeshore. Swimmers should not enter the water. Currents can
carry swimmers away from shore through a sand bar and along
structures extending out into the lake.
9/21/2021 2:56 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Ohio - Flood Watch

Counties: Fulton; Williams

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of northern Indiana, southwest Michigan and northwest
Ohio, including the following areas, in northern Indiana, Allen,
De Kalb and Steuben. In southwest Michigan, Branch and Hillsdale.
In northwest Ohio, Allen, Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Paulding,
Putnam, Van Wert and Williams.
* Through Thursday morning.
* A front will stall across the area and bring periods of moderate
to heavy rain late this afternoon through Thursday morning. A few
embedded thunderstorms are also possible late this afternoon into
tonight, and may produce rainfall rates up to 1 inch per hour.
Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 5 inches are possible.
* The potential exists for small stream and creek flooding as well
as flooding of low spots where water may cover some roads.
9/21/2021 2:26 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Ohio - Flood Watch

Counties: Allen; Defiance; Henry; Paulding; Putnam; Van Wert

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of northern Indiana, southwest Michigan and northwest
Ohio, including the following areas, in northern Indiana, Allen,
De Kalb and Steuben. In southwest Michigan, Branch and Hillsdale.
In northwest Ohio, Allen, Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Paulding,
Putnam, Van Wert and Williams.
* Through Thursday morning.
* A front will stall across the area and bring periods of moderate
to heavy rain late this afternoon through Thursday morning. A few
embedded thunderstorms are also possible late this afternoon into
tonight, and may produce rainfall rates up to 1 inch per hour.
Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 5 inches are possible.
* The potential exists for small stream and creek flooding as well
as flooding of low spots where water may cover some roads.
9/21/2021 2:26 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Michigan - Flood Watch

Counties: Branch; Hillsdale

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of northern Indiana, southwest Michigan and northwest
Ohio, including the following areas, in northern Indiana, Allen,
De Kalb and Steuben. In southwest Michigan, Branch and Hillsdale.
In northwest Ohio, Allen, Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Paulding,
Putnam, Van Wert and Williams.
* Through Thursday morning.
* A front will stall across the area and bring periods of moderate
to heavy rain late this afternoon through Thursday morning. A few
embedded thunderstorms are also possible late this afternoon into
tonight, and may produce rainfall rates up to 1 inch per hour.
Total rainfall amounts of 2 to 5 inches are possible.
* The potential exists for small stream and creek flooding as well
as flooding of low spots where water may cover some roads.
9/21/2021 2:26 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Wisconsin - Beach Hazards Statement

Counties: Kenosha; Milwaukee; Ozaukee; Racine; Sheboygan

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...
* WHAT...Life threatening waves of 6 to 9 feet and dangerous
currents are expected.
* WHERE...Beaches along Lake Michigan in Sheboygan, Ozaukee,
Milwaukee, Racine, and Kenosha counties.
* WHEN...Through Thursday afternoon.
* IMPACTS...Dangerous swimming conditions are expected due to
high waves and onshore winds.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS... Several beaches that will be most
susceptible to the dangerous swimming conditions include
Vollrath Park in Sheboygan...
North Beach in Port Washington...
Bayview Beach in Milwaukee...
Mckinley Beach in Milwaukee...
Shoop Park Beach in Racine...
Simmons Island Beach in Kenosha...
9/21/2021 1:55 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Michigan - Beach Hazards Statement

Counties: Allegan; Mason; Muskegon; Oceana; Ottawa; Van Buren

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
* WHAT...High wave action, strong currents, and dangerous
swimming conditions expected. Piers may be heavily swamped by
waves.
* WHERE...Mason, Oceana, Ottawa, Allegan, Van Buren and Muskegon
counties.
* WHEN...Through Thursday evening.
* IMPACTS...Strong currents can pull swimmers into deeper water
and high waves can sweep people off piers.
9/21/2021 1:55 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Michigan - Flood Watch

Counties: Calhoun; Clinton; Eaton; Ingham; Jackson

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* A portion of south central Michigan, including the following
areas, Calhoun, Clinton, Eaton, Ingham, and Jackson.
* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Thursday morning
* Heavy rain is expected from this afternoon through Thursday
morning. Rainfall amounts over 4 inches are possible, which
would lead to areal flooding and flooding of some rivers and
tributaries.
9/21/2021 10:10 AM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Michigan - Special Weather Statement

Counties: Lapeer; Macomb; Oakland; St. Clair

...Heavy rain and gusty wind moving through southeastern Lapeer,
eastern Oakland, Macomb and St. Clair Counties through 730 PM EDT...
At 630 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain and gusty wind
along a line extending from near Capac to near Sterling Heights to
Southfield. Movement was northeast at 25 mph.
HAZARD...Heavy rain and wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph along with a
rumble of thunder.
SOURCE...Radar indicated.
IMPACT...Heavy rainfall will be capable of localized street flooding
in prone areas. Low visibility for motorists.
Strong thunderstorms will be near...
Capac around 635 PM EDT.
Emmett around 640 PM EDT.
Yale and Macomb Township around 650 PM EDT.
New Baltimore around 715 PM EDT.
St. Clair Shores, Richmond and Lakeport around 720 PM EDT.
Mount Clemens around 725 PM EDT.
Other locations impacted by these storms include Anchorville,
Franklin, Keego Harbor, Shelby Township, Ray Center, Utica, Auburn
Hills, Lake Angelus, Fort Gratiot and Fargo.
People attending Troy Family Daze Festival should seek safe shelter
immediately!
MAX HAIL SIZE...0.00 IN
MAX WIND GUST...40 MPH
9/21/2021 5:47 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Illinois - Lakeshore Flood Advisory

Counties: Central Cook; Northern Cook

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 4 AM CDT THURSDAY...
* WHAT...Large and battering waves, building up to 10 to 14 feet
Wednesday into Wednesday evening will result in beach erosion,
dangerous conditions at the lakefront, as well as minor
lakeshore flooding.
* WHERE...Northern Cook and Central Cook Counties.
* WHEN...For the Lakeshore Flood Advisory, from 7 AM Wednesday to
4 AM CDT Thursday. For the Beach Hazards Statement, through
Thursday evening.
* IMPACTS...Some water on low lying roads and property along the
lakeshore. Swimming conditions will be life threatening,
especially for inexperienced swimmers. For information on swim
advisories or bans at Chicago beaches: www. cpdbeaches. com.
9/21/2021 3:47 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Indiana - Lakeshore Flood Advisory

Counties: Lake; Porter

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE
THURSDAY NIGHT...
...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 3 PM CDT THURSDAY...
* WHAT...Large and battering waves, building up to 12 to 16 feet,
and occasionally to 21 feet, Wednesday into Wednesday night
will result in beach erosion, dangerous conditions along the
lakefront, and at least minor lakeshore flooding.
* WHERE...Lake IN and Porter Counties.
* WHEN...For the Lakeshore Flood Advisory, from 7 AM Wednesday
to 3 PM CDT Thursday. For the Beach Hazards Statement: until
late Thursday night.
* IMPACTS...Water on low lying roads and property along the
lakeshore and inundation of Whiting Lakefront Park are likely.
Swimming conditions will be life threatening, especially for
inexperienced swimmers.
9/21/2021 3:47 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Michigan - Lakeshore Flood Advisory

Counties: Berrien

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...
...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM WEDNESDAY
TO 4 PM EDT THURSDAY...
* WHAT...For the Lakeshore Flood Advisory, minor beach erosion and
lakeshore flooding expected. For the Beach Hazards Statement,
high wave action, strong currents, and dangerous swimming
conditions expected. Piers will be heavily swamped by waves.
North winds increase to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph. Wave
heights build to 8 to 15 feet.
* WHERE...Berrien county.
* WHEN...For the Lakeshore Flood Advisory, from 8 AM Wednesday
to 4 PM EDT Thursday. For the Beach Hazards Statement, through
Thursday evening.
* IMPACTS...Parking lots and roads along the immediate lakeshore
will experience minor flooding. Minor erosion of beaches and
sand dunes is expected. Strong currents can pull swimmers into
deeper water and high waves can sweep people off piers.
9/21/2021 3:35 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Michigan - Lakeshore Flood Advisory

Counties: Bay; Huron; Sanilac; St. Clair; Tuscola

...LAKESHORE FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM WEDNESDAY TO 8 AM
EDT THURSDAY...
* WHAT...Minor lakeshore flooding expected.
* WHERE...Bay, Huron, Tuscola, Sanilac and St. Clair Counties.
* WHEN...From 9 AM Wednesday to 8 AM EDT Thursday.
* IMPACTS...Some water on low lying roads and property along the
lakeshore.
9/21/2021 2:41 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Ohio - Wind Advisory

Counties: Erie; Lucas; Ottawa

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 AM WEDNESDAY TO 4 AM EDT
THURSDAY...
* WHAT...North winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 45 mph
expected.
* WHERE...Lucas, Ottawa and Erie Counties.
* WHEN...From 5 AM Wednesday to 4 AM EDT Thursday.
* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. Tree
limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may result.
9/21/2021 1:55 PM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)
Michigan - Hydrologic Outlook

Counties: Genesee; Livingston; Macomb; Washtenaw; Wayne

There is a potential for flooding or near flooding along the
following rivers and creeks based on forecast average basin rainfall
of generally 3 to 5 inches from this afternoon through Thursday morning.
However...if rainfall amounts are more or less then predicted...the
potential for flooding will increase or decrease accordingly.  If the
likelihood of flooding becomes more certain...then a flood warning would
be issued.
FLOOD POTENTIAL TIME POTENTIAL MAGNITUDE
LOCATION STAGE  TO FLOOD STAGE AND CREST OF FLOODING
Huron River
Hamburg            6.5  Friday 03 PM    Major     7.9 Monday PM
Ann Arbor         16.0  Friday 12 AM    Minor    16.0 Friday AM
Rouge River
Detroit           15.0  Wednesday 01 PM Major    20.5 Thursday PM
Clinton River
Clinton Township  16.0  Wednesday 01 PM Major    19.0 Thursday AM
Mt. Clemens       16.0  Thursday 03 AM  Moderate 17.7 Thursday PM
N.br. Clinton River
Mt Clemens        15.0  Friday 12 AM    Moderate 16.7 Friday PM
Mill Creek
Dexter            12.0  Thursday 07 PM  Minor    12.5 Friday AM
Middle Rouge River
Dearborn Heights  10.0  Thursday 01 AM  Minor    10.5 Thursday PM
Lower Rouge River
Dearborn          11.0  Thursday 12 PM  Minor    11.0 Thursday PM
Keep in touch with the most up to date weather information by
listening to NOAA weather radio or visiting the National Weather
Service web site.
9/21/2021 9:55 AM (Updated 9/21/2021 6:17 PM)

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