River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1148 AM EDT FRI MAY 16 2014

THE FOLLOWING FORECASTS ARE FOR RIVERS IN SOUTHWEST LOWER MICHIGAN...

FOR THE GRAND RIVER AT ROBINSON TOWNSHIP... THE LATEST STAGE WAS 10.4
FEET AT 11 AM FRIDAY. NO FLOODING IS FORECAST.  THE MAXIMUM STAGE
FORECASTED IS 11.1 FEET MONDAY MORNING.  FLOOD STAGE IS 13.3 FEET.

FOR THE THORNAPPLE RIVER ABOVE HASTINGS... THE LATEST STAGE WAS 4.3
FEET AT 11 AM FRIDAY. NO FLOODING IS FORECAST.  THE MAXIMUM STAGE
FORECASTED IS 4.9 FEET SUNDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.  FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0
FEET.

FOR THE MUSKEGON RIVER NEAR CROTON... THE LATEST STAGE WAS 7.6 FEET
AT 11 AM FRIDAY.   NO FLOODING IS FORECAST.  THE MAXIMUM STAGE
FORECAST IS 7.7 FEET AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.  FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0
FEET.  AT 8.0 FEET... RIVER IS BANKFULL.  RIVER BEGINS TO EXCEED ITS
BANKS AND MINOR FLOODING BEGINS IN LOW LYING AREAS ALONG 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.

ADDITIONAL WEATHER AND RIVER INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND ON OUR HOMEPAGE
AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/GRR.

&&

                   FLOOD  OBSERVED              FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION           STAGE   STAGE   DAY TIME    SAT   SUN   MON

GRAND RIVER
  ROBINSON TOWNSH   13.3   10.4    FRI 11 AM  10.5  10.8  11.1

THORNAPPLE RIVER
  HASTINGS           7.0    4.3    FRI 11 AM   4.5   4.8   4.8

MUSKEGON RIVER
  CROTON             9.0    7.6    FRI 11 AM   7.7   7.6   7.4

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