River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Grand Junction CO
1036 AM MDT Sat Jun 17 2017

.Due to decreases in diversions the upper Roaring Fork River will
increase and remain near bankfull stage for the next week. With
current forecasts...expect only minor lowland inundation near the

              Fld    Observed         Forecast 5 a.m.
Location      Stg  Stg  Day Time    Sun    Mon    Tue

Roaring Fork River
  Aspen      5.0   3.8  Sat 10 AM   3.8    3.7    3.8

Remember at increased flows...river banks can become saturated
and unstable. Caution is urged as these banks can erode or
collapse unexpectedly. Expect extra debris to be swept downstream.
Do not let children play near high flowing rivers and creeks.

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio or your
local TV or radio stations.


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