Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
FGUS73 KARX 200219
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
819 PM CST SUN FEB 19 2017
...Moderate Flooding possible along the Wisconsin River at Castle Rock Dam.
Minor Flooding possible along the Yellow River at Necedah...
Forecast rainfall and melting snow, combined with ground that may be
saturated or frozen, are expected to result in rising water levels.
Should this forecast materialize, flooding may be possible in these
Wisconsin River at Castle Rock Dam...The flow this evening was 14130
cubic feet per second. Flooding begins at 30000 cfs. The river is
forecast to rise above flood stage Wednesday evening, and reach a
flow of 39000 to 41000 cubic feet per second Friday morning. This
would result in moderate flooding.
Yellow River at Necedah...The stage this evening was 10.54 feet.
Flood stage is 15.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise above flood
stage Friday morning, and crest between 15 and 16 feet Saturday evening.
This would result in Minor flooding.