River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1135 AM EDT FRI MAR 25 2016

...Water levels are high or forecast to have significant rises for
the following rivers or creeks:  Grand River at Comstock Park...
Robinson Township...Red Cedar at East Lansing...Thornapple River at
Hastings...Muskegon River at Evart...Chippewa River at Mt Pleasant...

.Dry weather is expected through Saturday. Light rain is then
possible Sunday into Monday. The following forecast is based on
observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation.

For the Grand River Near Comstock Park... the latest stage was 9.6
feet at 10 AM Friday. No flooding is forecast. The maximum stage
forecast is 10.7 feet early Monday morning. Flood stage is 12.0
feet. At 11.0 feet... River is bankfull.

For the Grand River At Robinson Township... the latest stage was 11.3
feet at 9 AM Friday. No flooding is forecast. The maximum stage
forecast is 12.1 feet early Tuesday morning. Flood stage is 13.3
feet. At 13.0 feet... River is bankfull.

For the Red Cedar River At East Lansing... the latest stage was 4.7
feet at 10 AM Friday. No flooding is forecast. The maximum stage
forecast is 5.8 feet Sunday morning. Flood stage is 7.0 feet.  At
6.0 feet... River reaches bankfull and low lying areas flood.

For the Thornapple River Above Hastings... the latest stage was 4.1
feet at 11 AM Friday. No flooding is forecast. The maximum stage
forecast is 4.6 feet tomorrow evening. Flood stage is 7.0 feet.

For the Muskegon River At Evart... the latest stage was 9.3 feet at
10 AM Friday. No flooding is forecast. The maximum stage forecast is
10.1 feet Thursday early afternoon. Flood stage is 12.0 feet.  At
10.0 feet... River is bankfull.

For the Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant... the latest stage was 5.2
feet at 11 AM Friday. No flooding is forecast. The maximum stage
forecast is 5.9 feet Sunday evening. 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.

&&

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

Grand River
  Comstock Park     12.0    9.6    Fri 10 AM  10.0  10.5  10.7
  Robinson Townsh   13.3   11.3    Fri 09 AM  11.6  11.8  12.0

Red Cedar
  East Lansing       7.0    4.7    Fri 10 AM   5.5   5.8   5.7

Thornapple River
  Hastings           7.0    4.1    Fri 11 AM   4.5   4.6   4.5

Muskegon River
  Evart             12.0    9.3    Fri 10 AM   9.2   9.2   9.4

Chippewa River
  Mt Pleasant        8.0    5.2    Fri 11 AM   5.6   5.8   5.9

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