Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI
FGUS73 KAPX 291507
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
1107 AM EDT Sat Apr 29 2017
...THE FOLLOWING RIVERS ARE FORECAST TO RISE NEAR OR ABOVE FLOOD
STAGE EARLY NEXT WEEK...
Rifle River at Sterling...Manistee River at Sherman
Rainfall totals of 1.50 to 2.50 inches is still expected tonight
through Sunday night...as a low pressure system is expected to
move out of the Central Plains and into the Upper Great Lakes. A
couple of rivers in northern Michigan are expected to approach or
go over flood stage early next week after the rainfall drains into
the river systems.
The Manistee River at Sherman is expected...at this time...to
approach flood stage on Tuesday.
The Rifle River at Sterling may exceed flood stage by late Monday.
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu
Sherman 15 12.82 Sat 10 AM 12.9 13.5 14.8 14.8 14.2
Sterling 6 2.35 Sat 10 AM 2.3 3.6 7.9 8.1 5.2