Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI
FGUS83 KGRR 011504
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1004 AM EST MON FEB 1 2016
...Water levels are high or forecast to have significant rises for
the following rivers or creeks: Sycamore Creek at Holt...Maple River
at Maple Rapids...
.The current weather is dominated by a break in precipitation
today. The extended outlook is for rain Tuesday and Tuesday night
followed by lake effect snow. The following forecast is based on
observed and forecast 48 hour precipitation.
For the Sycamore Creek At Holt... the latest stage was 4.5 feet at 9
AM Monday. No flooding is forecast. The maximum stage forecast
is 6.3 feet Wednesday 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 5.2 feet
at 9 AM Monday. No flooding is forecast. The maximum stage forecast
is 7.7 feet Friday 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 for further information.
Flood Observed Forecast 7am
Location Stage Stage Day Time Tue Wed Thu
Holt 8.0 4.5 Mon 09 AM 4.9 6.3 6.1
Maple Rapids 9.0 5.2 Mon 09 AM 5.5 6.2 7.2