Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI
FGUS73 KAPX 301939
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
339 PM EDT Sun Apr 30 2017
...THE FOLLOWING RIVERS ARE FORECAST TO RISE NEAR OR ABOVE FLOOD
STAGE BY LATE MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...
Rifle River at Sterling...Manistee River at Sherman
Additional rain amounts of 0.50 to 1.00 are expected tonight through Monday morning...bringing storm total amounts to nearly 2 inches in some areas. A couple of rivers in northern Michigan are expected to approach or
exceed flood stage early this week after this 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 is expected...at this time...to exceed flood stage Monday night into Tuesday.
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
Sherman 15 12.79 Sun 02 PM 13.4 14.7 14.7 14.1 13.5
Sterling 6 2.55 Sun 02 PM 2.8 6.0 6.9 4.5 3.6