River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
920 PM EDT THU MAY 12 2016

...Water levels are high or forecast to have significant rises for
the following rivers or creeks:  Sycamore Creek at Holt...

.River levels mostly continue to slowly fall. This trend is likely to
continue with a brief dry period through Friday morning. Another
round of wet weather will move in Friday afternoon. Up to a half an
inch of rain is expected to fall through early Saturday south of
I-96. Totals will taper to around one-quarter of an inch farther
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 Sycamore Creek At Holt... the latest stage was 4.6 feet at 8
PM Thursday. No flooding is forecast. The maximum stage forecast
is 6.3 feet tomorrow early afternoon. 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.

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.

&&

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

Sycamore Creek
  Holt               8.0    4.6    Thu 08 PM   6.2   5.4   5.0

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