River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1135 AM EDT TUE AUG 16 2016

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

For the Grand River At Jackson... the latest stage was 12.8 feet at
10 AM Tuesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The river has fallen 4.3
feet in 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 Red Cedar River Above Williamston... the latest stage was 5.1
feet at 11 AM Tuesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 7.1 feet tomorrow evening.  Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
At 7.0 feet... River is bankfull. Overflow begins in low lying areas
adjacent to the river..

For the Maple River At Maple Rapids... the latest stage was 3.2 feet
at 11 AM Tuesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 7.1 feet Thursday early afternoon.  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 station 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    Wed   Thu   Fri

Grand River
  Jackson           14.0   12.8    Tue 10 AM  11.8  12.0  12.1

Red Cedar
  Williamston        9.0    5.1    Tue 11 AM   6.9   7.0   6.6

Maple River
  Maple Rapids       9.0    3.2    Tue 11 AM   6.2   7.0   6.9


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Hoving



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