Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Gaylord, MI
FGUS73 KAPX 281832
National Weather Service Gaylord MI
1157 AM EDT Fri Apr 28 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 of 1.50 to 2.50 inches are possible Saturday night into
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
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 on Tuesday.
FLD OBSERVED FORECAST 7AM
LOCATION STG STG DAY TIME Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed
Sherman 15 12.92 Fri 11 AM 12.9 12.9 13.5 14.7 14.8
Sterling 6 2.45 Fri 11 AM 2.4 2.4 3.3 7.4 7.5