Jim was last seen between Crow Rd and Hayburn Street in the Partick area.
The good news was issued early Tuesday morning – five hours after the alert was raised.
The discovery was made on a stretch of the Forth & Clyde canal.
He is described as white, around 5ft 11 inches in height and of slim build with brown hair.
He regularly busks in the area of the Hydro and SECC and is known to frequent pubs in the Anderson area.