Potential Flooding in Florida and Michigan over the past day

Snoflo | 2017-12-17



Flooding has been seen across regions of Florida and Michigan today as rainfall continues. Rivers in Florida like the Tamiami Canal Near Coral Gables and are on the rise over the past day with the Tamiami Canal Near Coral Gables rising by over 391.0cfs over the past 24 hours alone. Floods can often be the most expensive natural disasters to an area with damage to crops, infrastructure, and private property.


Michigan has not been spared, as precipitation runoff has caused some rivers to rise by 0.0%. The Brule River At Us Highway 2 Near Florence was flowing at 2000cfs earlier this morning, notably above its average of 402.32498544cfs. The has also been flowing at highs, as the river depth inched past ft and flows reached cfs.







Read More:
http://www.floodsafety.noaa.gov/
http://www.watereducation.org/aquapedia/flooding
https://www.ready.gov/floods
https://water.usgs.gov/floods/resources/


Related Links:
Florida Flow Report
Michigan Flow Report



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