River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
946 PM EST Wed Mar 7 2018

...Water levels remain high on the following rivers or creeks:
Grand River at Ionia...Looking GlassRiver at Eagle...
Maple River at Maple Rapids...

.It will remain colder than normal the remainder of this week. Snow
is the precipitation type that is expected, so therefore it will not
affect river levels much. The following forecast is based on observed
and forecast 48 hour precipitation.

For the Grand River At Ionia... the latest stage was 15.9 feet at 9
PM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The river has fallen 0.4
feet in the past 24 hours.  Flood stage is 21.0 feet.

For the Looking Glass River Near Eagle... the latest stage was 6.4
feet at 9 PM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The river has
fallen 0.2 feet in the past 24 hours.  Flood stage is 7.0 feet.  At 6.0
feet... Expect minor flooding of low lying wooded areas..

For the Maple River At Maple Rapids... the latest stage was 7.3 feet
at 9 PM Wednesday.   No flooding is forecast.  The river has fallen 0.2
feet in the past 24 hours.  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    Thu   Fri   Sat

Grand River
  Ionia             21.0   15.9    Wed 09 PM  15.7  15.4  15.2

Looking Glass River
  Eagle              7.0    6.4    Wed 09 PM   6.3   6.1   5.9

Maple River
  Maple Rapids       9.0    7.3    Wed 09 PM   7.2   7.1   7.1


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