River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
841 PM EDT TUE NOV 1 2016

The following forecasts are for rivers in southwest lower michigan...

For the Grand River At Ionia... the latest stage was 11.0 feet at 8
PM Tuesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted
is 13.5 feet Saturday evening.  Flood stage is 21.0 feet.

For the Sycamore Creek At Holt... the latest stage was 4.9 feet at 8
PM Tuesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted
is 6.5 feet Thursday 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..

For the Looking Glass River Near Eagle... the latest stage was 3.8
feet at 8 PM Tuesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 5.0 feet early Saturday morning.  Flood stage is 7.0
feet.  At 5.0 feet... River is bankfull..

For the Maple River At Maple Rapids... the latest stage was 6.2 feet
at 8 PM Tuesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 7.8 feet Saturday 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 station for further
information.



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                   Flood  Observed              Forecast 7pm
Location           Stage   Stage   Day Time    Wed   Thu   Fri

Grand River
  Ionia             21.0   11.0    Tue 08 PM  11.0  11.5  12.8

Sycamore Creek
  Holt               8.0    4.9    Tue 08 PM   4.8   6.4   5.7

Looking Glass River
  Eagle              7.0    3.8    Tue 08 PM   3.7   4.8   4.9

Maple River
  Maple Rapids       9.0    6.2    Tue 08 PM   6.1   6.9   7.6


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EBW


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