River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1045 AM EDT THU MAY 12 2016

.River levels continue to slowly fall this morning. This trend is
likely to continue with a brief dry period this afternoon through
Friday morning. Another round of wet weather will move in Friday
afternoon. The highest amounts of around one-half an inch are
expected to fall in a 24-hour period through early Saturday south
of I-96. Totals will taper to around one-quarter of an inch further
north toward Ludington and Clare. These amounts may result in brief
rises through the weekend...but should not be of much concern. The
medium to long range forecasts are drier between Saturday and Monday
with additional rain holding off until late Monday night. The
following forecast is based on observed and forecast 24 hour
precipitation.

For the Maple River At Maple Rapids... the latest stage was 7.0 feet
at 10 AM Thursday.   No flooding is forecast.  The river has fallen M
feet in the past 24 hours.  Flood stage is 9.0 feet.

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.



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

Maple River
  Maple Rapids       9.0    6.9    Thu 10 AM   6.7   6.4   6.2


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