River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1230 PM EDT Fri May 11 2018

...Water levels are high or forecast to have significant rises for
the following rivers or creeks:  Grand River at Ionia...Sycamore
Creek at Holt...Looking Glass River at Eagle...Maple River at Maple
Rapids...

.Many locations will receive around an inch of rain or possibly more
during the next 24 hours. The following forecast is based on
observed and forecast 24 hour precipitation.

For the Grand River At Ionia... the latest stage was 11.4 feet at 12
PM Friday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted
is 15.8 feet Monday morning.  Flood stage is 21.0 feet.

For the Sycamore Creek At Holt... no observed stage was available.
No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted is 7.9 feet
tomorrow early afternoon.  Flood stage is 8.0 feet.  At 8.0 feet...
Expect minor flooding of low lying areas adjacent to the river, in
the Lansing Municipal Golf Course and sections of East Mt. Hope
Road..

For the Looking Glass River Near Eagle... the latest stage was 4.0
feet at 12 PM Friday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 6.7 feet Sunday early afternoon.  Flood stage is 7.0
feet.  At 7.0 feet... Expect minor flooding of homes in Dewitt and
along the river between Dewitt and Eagle. Flooding occurs in
Riverside Park in Dewitt and Looking Glass Valley Park in Wacousta..


For the Maple River At Maple Rapids... the latest stage was 5.3 feet
at 12 PM Friday.   No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage
forecasted is 7.2 feet Monday morning.  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 7am
Location           Stage   Stage   Day Time    Sat   Sun   Mon

Grand River
  Ionia             21.0   11.4    Fri 12 PM  11.5  14.3  15.8

Sycamore Creek
  Holt               8.0      M    M           7.4   7.4   6.6

Looking Glass River
  Eagle              7.0    4.0    Fri 12 PM   4.9   6.6   6.7

Maple River
  Maple Rapids       9.0    5.3    Fri 12 PM   5.5   6.7   7.2


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