River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1136 AM EDT Wed Nov 1 2017

...Water levels are high or forecast to have significant rises for
the following rivers or creeks:  Grand River at Ionia...Sycamore
Creek at Holt...Looking Glass River at Eagle...
.The active weather pattern will continue over the next several
days. Episodes of precipitation could result in river rises nearing
or exceeding bankfull through late week. Only minor impacts are
forecast at this time, mainly immediately along rivers in flood
prone locations. There is still uncertainty in forecast
precipitation, which could lead to changes in expected impacts
over the next couple of days. The following forecast is based on
observed and forecast 48 hour precipitation.

For the Grand River At Ionia... no observed stage was available.  No
flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted is 13.5 feet
Saturday evening.  Flood stage is 21.0 feet.

For the Sycamore Creek At Holt... no observed stage was available.
No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted is 6.5 feet
early Friday morning.  Flood stage is 8.0 feet.  At 6.0 feet...
Flooding begins in low lying areas along the creek and at the Lansing
Municipal Golf Course and Scott Woods Park..

For the Looking Glass River Near Eagle... the latest stage was 4.1
feet at 11 AM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum
stage forecasted is 5.3 feet Friday early afternoon.  Flood stage is
7.0 feet.  At 5.0 feet... River is bankfull..

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 station for further
information.



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                   Flood  Observed              Forecast 7am
Location           Stage   Stage   Day Time    Thu   Fri   Sat

Grand River
  Ionia             21.0   11.0E   Wed 11AM    11.0  11.7  13.0

Sycamore Creek
  Holt               8.0   4.6E    Wed 11AM    5.7   6.5   6.3

Looking Glass River
  Eagle              7.0    4.1    Wed 11 AM   4.5   5.2   5.3


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