River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1017 PM EDT Wed Oct 25 2017

The following forecasts are for rivers in Southwest Lower Michigan...

For the Grand River Near Comstock Park... the latest stage was 10.1
feet at 10 PM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum
stage forecasted is 10.7 feet early Friday morning.  Flood stage is
12.0 feet.  At 11.0 feet... River is bankfull..

For the Grand River At Grand Rapids... the latest stage was 10.0 feet
at 9 PM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 11.8 feet Friday evening.  Flood stage is 18.0 feet.

For the Grand River At Robinson Township... the latest stage was 11.4
feet at 8 AM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 12.5 feet Friday evening.  Flood stage is 13.3 feet.
At 13.0 feet... River is bankfull..

For the Sycamore Creek At Holt... the latest stage was 5.4 feet at 5
PM Tuesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted
is 5.9 feet after midnight tonight.  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 6.0 feet
at 9 PM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 6.5 feet tomorrow early afternoon.  Flood stage is 9.0
feet.

For the Thornapple River Near Caledonia... the latest stage was 7.2
feet at 9 PM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 7.4 feet after midnight tonight.  Flood stage is 10.0
feet.

For the Rogue River Below Rockford... the latest stage was 6.2 feet
at 9 PM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 6.3 feet after midnight tonight.  Flood stage is 8.0
feet.  At 7.0 feet... River is bankfull..

For the Portage River Near Vicksburg...The river was estimated at
4.9 feet at 9 PM Wednesday.  No flooding is forecast.  The river
will fall slowly into Thursday.  Flood stage
is 5.0 feet.  At 5.0 feet... Expect overflows into wooded
areas and farmland adjacent to the river..

For the Muskegon River At Evart... the latest stage was 9.8 feet at 9
PM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 9.9 feet early Friday morning.  Flood stage is 12.0
feet.

For the Pine River At Alma... The estimated stage was 4.9 feet at 9 PM
Wednesday.  No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted is
4.8 feet after midnight tonight.  Flood stage is 8.0 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 7pm
Location           Stage   Stage   Day Time    Thu   Fri   Sat

Grand River
  Comstock Park     12.0   10.1    Wed 10 PM  10.6  10.7  10.6
  Grand Rapids      18.0   10.0    Wed 09 PM  11.3  11.8  11.5
  Robinson Townsh   13.3   11.4    Wed 08 AM  12.0  12.5  12.5

Sycamore Creek
  Holt               8.0    5.4    Tue 05 PM   5.5   5.0   4.6

Maple River
  Maple Rapids       9.0    6.0    Wed 09 PM   6.5   6.2   5.9

Thornapple River
  Caledonia         10.0    7.2    Wed 09 PM   7.4   7.1   6.8

Rogue River
  Rockford           8.0    6.2    Wed 09 PM   6.3   6.0   5.5

Portage River
  Vicksburg          5.0    4.9    Wed 09 PM   4.7   4.4   4.3

Muskegon River
  Evart             12.0    9.8    Wed 09 PM   9.8   9.8   9.6

Pine River
  Alma               8.0    4.9    Wed 09 PM   4.6   4.3   4.0


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