River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Junction, CO

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
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

Green River
  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
unstable riverbanks.

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


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