Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO
FGUS85 KGJT 111700
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
1100 AM MDT WED MAY 11 2016
.Heavy runoff from recent rainfall and snowmelt will lead to rises along the
Green River. The Green River at Jensen reaches bankfull conditions at 9.0 feet.
At 1045 AM MDT the Green River at Jensen was at 7.1 feet. The river is forecast
to temporarily reach 9.1 feet by mid evening before receding under 9.0 feet by
sunrise on Thursday. Minor flooding of low lying areas near the river is
possible overnight as the water works downstream.
Fld Observed Forecast 5 a.m.
Location Stg Stg Day Time Thu Fri Sat
Jensen 10.8 7.1 Wed 10 AM 8.7 8.2 7.1
Caution is urged when walking near waterways. Avoid flooded areas and
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