River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
941 PM EDT Fri Apr 13 2018

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

For the Pere Marquette River Near Scottville... the latest stage was
2.8 feet at 9 PM Friday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum
stage forecasted is 4.1 feet early Tuesday morning.  Flood stage is
5.5 feet.  At 4.0 feet... River is bankfull. Overflow of low lying
areas adjacent to the river occurs..

For the Muskegon River At Evart... the latest stage was 8.6 feet at 9
PM Friday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted
is 10.0 feet Sunday evening.  Flood stage is 12.0 feet.  At 10.0
feet... River is bankfull..

For the Little Muskegon River Above Morley... no observed stage was
available.  No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted is
4.0 feet Sunday morning.  Flood stage is 6.0 feet.  At 4.0 feet...
River is bankfull..

For the Chippewa River Below Mt Pleasant... the latest stage was 4.1
feet at 9 PM Friday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 6.0 feet early Monday morning.  Flood stage is 8.0
feet.  At 6.0 feet... River is bankfull. Expect minor flooding of low
lying areas adjacent to the river including portions of the Mount
Pleasant Country Club Golf Course..

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    Sat   Sun   Mon

Pere Marquette River
  Scottville         5.5    2.8    Fri 09 PM   3.3   3.7   4.0

Muskegon River
  Evart             12.0    8.6    Fri 09 PM   9.5  10.0  10.0

Little Muskegon
  Morley             6.0      M    M           3.6   3.7   3.3

Chippewa River
  Mt Pleasant        8.0    4.1    Fri 09 PM   5.0   5.9   6.0


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