River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND JUNCTION CO
820 AM MDT TUE MAY 19 2015


.Flows along the Green and Yampa rivers will be increasing over the next
several days as runoff from recent rainfall...and snow melt...make it
into  the main stem of these rivers. The flows will stay below bankfull
but an increase of 2000 to 3000 cfs will lead to noticeable rises along
these waterways. No flooding is forecast or expected at this time.

              Fld    Observed         Forecast 5 a.m.
Location      Stg  Stg  Day Time    Wed    Thu    Fri

Green River
  Jensen     10.8   7.6  Tue 07 AM   7.5    7.8    8.6

Yampa River
  Maybell    12.0   5.9  Tue 07 AM   6.5    7.1    6.9

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.


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