Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI
FGUS83 KGRR 251633
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1133 AM EST MON JAN 25 2016
...Water levels are high or forecast to have significant rises for
the following rivers or creeks: Grand River at Ionia...Pere
Marquette River at Scottville...
.Current conditions remain dry ahead of a weak area of low pressure
that will pass through the Great Lake Region tonight into Tuesday.
Precipitation is expected to start out as rain late this afternoon
and evening before changing to snow Tuesday. Total precipitation
amounts and precipitation type should not have much of an affect on
local streams and rivers. The following forecast is based on
observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation.
For the Grand River At Ionia... the latest stage was 13.1 feet at 11
AM Monday. No flooding is forecast. The river has fallen M feet in
the past 24 hours. Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
For the Pere Marquette River Near Scottville... the latest stage was
3.7 feet at 11 AM Monday. No flooding is forecast. The river has
fallen M feet in the past 24 hours. Flood stage is 5.5 feet. At 4.0
feet... River is bankfull. Overflow of low lying areas adjacent to
the river occurs..
Safety message...Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.
Stay tuned to further developments by listening to your local
radio... television... or NOAA Weather Radio for further information.
Flood Observed Forecast 7am
Location Stage Stage Day Time Tue Wed Thu
Ionia 21.0 13.1 Mon 11 AM 13.0 12.8 12.7
Pere Marquette River
Scottville 5.5 3.7 Mon 11 AM 3.6 3.5 3.5