River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
947 PM EDT SUN MAR 23 2014

THE FOLLOWING FORECASTS ARE FOR RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

FOR THE GRAND RIVER AT JACKSON... THE LATEST STAGE WAS 12.5 FEET AT 8
PM SUNDAY. NO FLOODING IS FORECAST. THE RIVER HAS REMAINED NEARLY
STEADY FOR THE PAST 24 HOURS. FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET. AT 13.0
FEET... RIVER IS BANKFULL. RIVER BEGINS TO FLOW INTO LOW LYING
AREAS.

FOR THE GRAND RIVER AT LANSING... THE LATEST STAGE WAS 9.8 FEET AT 9
PM SUNDAY. NO FLOODING IS FORECAST. THE MAXIMUM STAGE FORECAST
IS 9.8 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET. AT
10.0 FEET... RIVER IS BANKFULL.

FOR THE GRAND RIVER AT ROBINSON TOWNSHIP... THE LATEST STAGE WAS 11.2
FEET AT 8 PM SUNDAY. NO FLOODING IS FORECAST. THE MAXIMUM STAGE
FORECAST IS 11.6 FEET TUESDAY EVENING.  FLOOD STAGE IS 13.3 FEET.
AT 13.0 FEET... RIVER IS BANKFULL.

FOR THE ST JOSEPH RIVER AT BURLINGTON... THE LATEST STAGE WAS 6.0
FEET AT 9 PM SUNDAY. NO FLOODING IS FORECAST. THE RIVER HAS FALLEN
0.1 FEET IN THE PAST 24 HOURS. FLOOD STAGE IS 6.5 FEET. AT 6.0
FEET... RIVER IS BANKFULL AND MINOR OVERFLOW INTO LOW LYING WOODED
AREAS ALONG THE RIVER BEGINS.

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 7PM
LOCATION           STAGE   STAGE   DAY TIME    MON   TUE   WED

GRAND RIVER
  JACKSON           14.0   12.5    SUN 08 PM  12.4  12.3  12.1
  LANSING           11.0    9.8    SUN 09 PM   9.6   8.9   8.2
  ROBINSON TOWNSH   13.3   11.2    SUN 08 PM  11.5  11.6  11.5

ST. JOSEPH RIVER
  BURLINGTON         6.5    6.0    SUN 09 PM   5.9   5.8   5.8

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