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T-Rex Kayaks Through Flooded Mid-Michigan Neighborhood

Making the best of a bad situation, Midland's Travis Spry donned his dinosaur outfit and launched his kayak into the flooded streets.

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Had Enough Rain Yet? It’s Happened Before.

This rain just doesn't seem to want to stop around here, and many areas are having flooding issues. But, that's nothing compared to what has happened before. Remember 2013? Okay, how about 1904?

Way, waaaaay back, in 1904, we had waaaay to much rain and neighborhood streets were flooded in, what is now downtown.

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Watch Video Of The Grand River Flooding In Riverside Park

West Michigan has been hit with a large amount of precipitation over that last few weeks which has caused the Grand River to overflow its banks...

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Massive Flooding Cripples Portion of Kalamazoo [PHOTOS + VIDEOS]

Following an evening and overnight of intense rainfall, thousands were thrown out of their morning commute routine in Kalamazoo after flooding closed several main roads.

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National Weather Service
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Grand Rapids Area Weekend River Flooding Update

A flood advisory continues for Kent and Ionia counties until further notice.

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Scott Olson, Getty Images
Scott Olson, Getty Images
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West Michigan Areas Most At Risk of Flooding Shown in Map

Deep snow and ice, combined with the chance of rain and warmer temperatures as we near spring, means a chance of flooding in West Michigan.

See that latest report on which areas are most at risk for flooding in West Michigan.

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Power Outages And Flooding In West Michigan

A rough morning filled with severe weather, flooding, and power outages across West Michigan.

Hard rain and flooding were spread across West Michigan...

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West Michigan Flooding – Saturday April 20

GRAND RAPIDS

Grand Rapids declared a state of emergency on Saturday afternoon.  Declaring a state of emergency was done in anticipation of widespread damage, injury or loss of property and it puts the city in a position to receive state or federal assistance...

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Facebook, Kaira Williams
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City Of Grand Rapids Asking For Volunteers To Fill Sandbags, Help With Flood Prevention

Volunteers are planning to work throughout the weekend in Grand Rapids to fill thousands of sandbags as part of an effort to hold off West Michigan floodwaters...

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Roads Flooded/Closed Across West Michigan

Some of us are considering buying the supplies to build an ark if this rain doesn't let up soon. I think it's a solid plan. Especially since, as of this morning, several roads are closed across West Michigan due to flooding. Our friends at WZZM-13 have compiled a list of the road closings that have been reported so far. See if your commuted will be affected after the jump.

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Grand River Flooding Potential

There is a huge potential this week for flooding along the Grand River.  So far in April, our area is over 3 inches ABOVE the average monthly rainfall of 1...

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Louisiana Spillway Opening to Avert Flood Disaster [VIDEO]

All the rain we're getting in West Michigan is nothing compared to the water woes they are having in the south.

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