River Statement
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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Hydrologic Statement
National Weather Service Grand Rapids MI
1240 PM EDT Tue Mar 27 2018

...Water levels are high or forecast to have significant rises for
the following rivers or creeks:  Sycamore Creek at Holt...Portage
River at Vicksburg...


.Rainfall between one-quarter and one-half of an inch over the past 24
hours will cause minor rises on area streams and rivers. No flooding is
expected. Dry weather will prevail this evening through Wednesday night.
There is a good chance for rain on Thursday, however the additional rain
should not cause flooding. The following forecast is based on observed
and forecast 48 hour precipitation.

For the Sycamore Creek At Holt... no observed stage was available.
No flooding is forecast.  The maximum stage forecasted is 6.5 feet
after midnight tonight.  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 Portage River Near Vicksburg... the latest stage was 4.9 feet
at 8 PM Monday.   No flooding is forecast.  Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
At 5.0 feet...Expect overflows into wooded areas and farmland 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    Wed   Thu   Fri

Sycamore Creek
  Holt               8.0      M    M           6.5   6.1   5.7

Portage River
  Vicksburg          5.0    4.9    Mon 08 PM   4.9   4.9   4.9


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