Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
452 PM MDT Mon May 29 2017

...The flood advisory is cancelled for the Gunnison River...

  Gunnison River at Delta affecting Delta County
  Gunnison River above Grand Junction affecting Mesa County

.River levels will continue to decrease along the Gunnison River
downstream from Blue Mesa Reservoir.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety Message...Do not drive through flooded areas as two feet of
water is enough to float most vehicles. Caution is urged when walking
near waterways. Avoid flooded areas and unstable riverbanks. Stay
tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio or your
local TV or radio stations.

Additional information can also be found on the NWS Grand Junction
homepage at weather.gov/gjt

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452 PM MDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  The Gunnison River at Delta.
* At 04 PM Monday the stage was 8.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river crested below flood stage at 9.0 feet. The
  river will continue to fall to 8.1 feet by Tuesday morning.


&&


               Fld    Observed         Forecast 6 a.m.
Location       Stg  Stg   Day Time     Tue    Wed    Thu

Gunnison River
  Delta        12.0   8.8  Mon 04 PM   8.1    7.4    7.3


&&
LAT...LON 3876 10785 3870 10825 3878 10825 3880 10784




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452 PM MDT Mon May 29 2017

The Flood Advisory is cancelled for
  The Gunnison River above Grand Junction.
* At 04 PM Monday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 8.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river crested below flood stage at 10.6 feet. The
  river will continue to fall to 9.5 feet by Tuesday morning.


&&


               Fld    Observed         Forecast 6 a.m.
Location       Stg  Stg   Day Time     Tue    Wed    Thu

Gunnison River
  Grand Junc   13.0  10.4  Mon 04 PM   9.5    8.8    8.8


&&
LAT...LON 3878 10825 3870 10825 3903 10862 3906 10859
      3899 10842



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