River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1115 AM EST THU JAN 28 2016

The following forecasts are for rivers in southwest lower michigan...

For the Sycamore Creek At Holt... the latest stage was 3.5 feet at 10
AM Thursday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted
is 6.0 feet early Tuesday 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 Maple River At Maple Rapids... the latest stage was 5.0 feet
at 10 AM Thursday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 7.0 feet Wednesday morning.  Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
At 7.0 feet... River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding in low lying
pastures, farmland, and wooded areas adjacent to the river..

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.


Additional weather and river information can be found on our homepage
at www.weather.gov/grr.



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

Sycamore Creek
  Holt               8.0    3.5    Thu 10 AM   3.6   3.5   3.4

Maple River
  Maple Rapids       9.0    5.0    Thu 10 AM   5.1   5.2   5.2


$$

EBW



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