Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI
FGUS83 KGRR 270135
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
835 PM EST MON DEC 26 2016
...Water levels are forecast rise near bankfull for the Red Cedar
River at Williamston...
.A combination of snowmelt and rain is causing the Red Cedar River
to rise. The following forecast is based on observed and forecast 48
hour precipitation and snowmelt runoff.
For the Red Cedar River Above Williamston... the latest stage was 5.3
feet at 8 PM Monday. 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... and overflow begins in low
lying 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
Flood Observed Forecast 7PM
Location Stage Stage Day Time Tue Wed Thu
Williamston 9.0 5.3 Mon 08 PM 6.4 6.9 7.1