Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI
FGUS83 KAPX 110236
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GAYLORD MI
1036 PM EDT FRI APR 10 2015
For the Rifle River...The following locations are included: Sterling.
Runoff from rainfall Thursday Night is causing significant rises
on the Rifle River near Sterling. The river is forecast to crest
tonight or early Saturday between 5.6 feet and 6 feet. Flood stage
is 6 feet.
People with interests along the Rifle River near Sterling should
expect the river to approach flood stage tonight. Take appropriate
actions to protect any threatened property.
The National Weather Service in Gaylord will closely monitor river
levels...and will issue additional statements or warnings as
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed
Sterling 6 5.56 Fri 09 PM 5.5 3.9 3.4 3.2 3.1