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Manistee River near Sherman Stage (ft)Flow (kcfs)Highest Observation: 12.31 ft at 7:45AM Oct 23, 2014Highest Observation: 12.31 ft at 8:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 8:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 8:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 8:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 9:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 9:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 9:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 9:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 10:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 10:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 10:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 10:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 11:00AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.3 ft at 11:15AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.29 ft at 11:30AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.29 ft at 11:45AM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.29 ft at 12:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.29 ft at 12:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 12:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 12:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 1:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 1:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 1:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 1:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 2:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 2:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 2:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 2:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 3:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 3:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 3:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.28 ft at 3:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 4:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 4:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 4:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 4:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 5:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 5:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 5:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 5:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 6:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 6:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 6:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.27 ft at 6:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 7:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 7:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 7:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 7:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 8:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 8:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 8:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 8:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 9:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 9:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 9:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 9:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.26 ft at 10:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 10:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 10:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 10:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 11:00PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 11:15PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 11:30PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 11:45PM Oct 23, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 12:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 12:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 12:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 12:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 1:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 1:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 1:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 1:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 2:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.25 ft at 2:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 2:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 2:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 3:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 3:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 3:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 3:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 4:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 4:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 4:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 4:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.24 ft at 5:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 5:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 5:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 5:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 6:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 6:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 6:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 6:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 7:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 7:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 7:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 7:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 8:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 8:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 8:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 8:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 9:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.23 ft at 9:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 9:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 9:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 10:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 10:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 10:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 10:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 11:00AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 11:15AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 11:30AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 11:45AM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 12:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.22 ft at 12:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 12:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 12:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 1:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 1:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 1:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 1:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 2:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 2:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 2:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 2:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 3:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 3:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 3:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 3:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 4:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 4:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.21 ft at 4:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 4:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 5:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 5:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 5:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 5:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 6:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 6:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 6:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 6:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 7:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 7:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 7:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 7:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 8:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 8:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 8:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 8:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 9:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 9:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 9:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 9:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 10:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 10:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 10:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 10:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 11:00PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 11:15PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 11:30PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 11:45PM Oct 24, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 12:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 12:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 12:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 12:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.2 ft at 1:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 1:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 1:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 1:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 2:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 2:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 2:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 2:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 3:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 3:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 3:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 3:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 4:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 4:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 4:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.19 ft at 4:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 5:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 5:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 5:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 5:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 6:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 6:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 6:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 6:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 7:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 7:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 7:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 7:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 8:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 8:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 8:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 8:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 9:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 9:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 9:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 9:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 10:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 10:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 10:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 10:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 11:00AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 11:15AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 11:30AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 11:45AM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 12:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 12:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 12:30PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 12:45PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 1:00PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 1:15PM Oct 25, 2014Observed: 12.18 ft at 1:30PM Oct 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.2 ft 8:00PM Oct 25, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.2 ft 2:00AM Oct 26, 2014Highest Forecast: 12.2 ft 8:00AM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00PM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00PM Oct 26, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00AM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00AM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00PM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00PM Oct 27, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00AM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00AM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00PM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00PM Oct 28, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00AM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00AM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00PM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00PM Oct 29, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00AM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00AM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00PM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00PM Oct 30, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00AM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00AM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00PM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 8:00PM Oct 31, 2014Forecast: 12.1 ft 2:00AM Nov 01, 2014Forecast: 12 ft 8:00AM Nov 01, 2014USGS--Water Resources of the United StatesSHRM4(plotting HGIRG) Graph Created (2:45PM Oct 25, 2014)ObservedForecast (issued 10:20AM Oct 25)Latest observed value: 12.18 ft at 1:30 PM EDT 25-Oct-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 Road between W 14 Road and W 16 Road 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 at gage overflows at stages above 13 feet.
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(1) Stilling well gauge - Manistee River near Sherman
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Latitude: 44.436389° N, Longitude: 85.698611° W, Horizontal Datum: NAD83/WGS84

River Stage
Reference Frame
Gauge Height Flood Stage Uses
NWS stage 0 ft 15 ft Interpreting hydrographs and NWS watch, warnings, and forecasts, and inundation maps
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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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