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Manistee River near Sherman Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Observed: 12.18 ft at 3:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 5:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 6:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 7:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 9:30AM Jul 28, 2014Highest Observation: 12.22 ft at 11:30AM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 1:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 3:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.15 ft at 5:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.11 ft at 7:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.09 ft at 9:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.07 ft at 11:30PM Jul 28, 2014Observed: 12.07 ft at 1:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.08 ft at 3:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.09 ft at 5:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.1 ft at 6:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.12 ft at 9:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.13 ft at 11:30AM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.13 ft at 1:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.13 ft at 3:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.13 ft at 5:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.13 ft at 7:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.12 ft at 9:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.11 ft at 11:30PM Jul 29, 2014Observed: 12.1 ft at 1:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12.09 ft at 3:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12.08 ft at 5:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12.08 ft at 6:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12.08 ft at 7:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12.06 ft at 9:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12.05 ft at 11:30AM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12.04 ft at 1:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12.02 ft at 3:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12.01 ft at 5:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12.01 ft at 7:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12 ft at 9:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 12 ft at 11:30PM Jul 30, 2014Observed: 11.99 ft at 1:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.99 ft at 3:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.99 ft at 4:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.98 ft at 6:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.98 ft at 7:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.97 ft at 9:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.96 ft at 11:30AM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.95 ft at 1:30PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.94 ft at 3:30PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.93 ft at 5:30PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.92 ft at 7:30PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.92 ft at 8:30PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.91 ft at 11:30PM Jul 31, 2014Observed: 11.9 ft at 1:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.89 ft at 3:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.88 ft at 5:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.88 ft at 6:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.87 ft at 7:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.86 ft at 9:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.85 ft at 11:30AM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.84 ft at 1:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.83 ft at 3:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.82 ft at 5:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.81 ft at 7:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.81 ft at 9:30PM Aug 01, 2014Observed: 11.8 ft at 11:30PM Aug 01, 2014Highest Forecast: 11.9 ft 8:00AM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 8:00PM Aug 02, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 8:00AM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 8:00PM Aug 03, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00AM Aug 04, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 8:00AM Aug 04, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00PM Aug 04, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 8:00PM Aug 04, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00AM Aug 05, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 8:00AM Aug 05, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00PM Aug 05, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 8:00PM Aug 05, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00AM Aug 06, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 8:00AM Aug 06, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00PM Aug 06, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 8:00PM Aug 06, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00AM Aug 07, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 8:00AM Aug 07, 2014Forecast: 11.8 ft 2:00PM Aug 07, 2014Forecast: 11.7 ft 8:00PM Aug 07, 2014Forecast: 11.7 ft 2:00AM Aug 08, 2014Forecast: 11.7 ft 8:00AM Aug 08, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSHRM4(plotting HGIRZ) Graph Created (2:30AM Aug 2, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:08AM Aug 1)Latest observed value: 11.8 ft at 11:30 PM EDT 1-Aug-2014. Flood Stage is 15 ft
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NOTE: River forecasts for this location take into account past precipitation and the precipitation amounts expected approximately 24 hours into the future from the forecast issuance time.

Reliability of the Forecast: Forecast data shown here are guidance values only. Please refer to your local NWS office.

NOTE: Forecasts for the Manistee River near Sherman are issued routinely year-round.

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Downstream Gauge Downstream Gauge - near Mesick (Hodenpyl Dam)
Flood Categories (in feet)
Major Flood Stage:17
Moderate Flood Stage:16
Flood Stage:15
Action Stage:14

Historical Crests
(1) 16.87 ft on 04/15/2014
(2) 16.37 ft on 06/14/2008
(3) 15.99 ft on 03/18/1990
(4) 15.72 ft on 03/29/1976
(5) 15.53 ft on 04/30/2011
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(P): Preliminary values subject to further review.

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Currently none available.
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16 Flooding of property and homes adjacent to right bank of river along Ojibway Drive, Ottawa Drive, and Chippewa Drive 1 mile north of Sherman. Flooding of N 11 Rd between W 14 Rd and W 16 Rd 1 mile northwest of Mesick.
15 Flooding begins around the Wilderness Canoe livery along left bank of river just downstream of M-37 bridge.
14 Left bank of river begins to overflow. Flooding of property along right bank of the river upstream of the M-37 bridge begins.
13 Right bank of river overflows.
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Latitude: 44.436389° N, Longitude: 85.698611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
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Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
Vertical Datum Elevation
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NAVD88 Not Available Not Available Survey grade GPS equipment, FEMA flood plain maps, newer USGS topographic maps
NGVD 29 804.24 ft 819.24 ft Older USGS topographic maps, NGVD29 benchmarks
MSL Not Available Not Available Older USGS topographic maps, MSL benchmarks
Other Not Available Not Available  

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