Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
FGUS73 KARX 191732
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1132 AM CST SUN FEB 19 2017
...Minor Flooding possible along The Wisconsin River at Castle Rock
Dam...and 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, minor flooding may be possible in
Wisconsin River at Castle Rock Dam...The flow this morning was 14146
cubic feet per second. Flooding begins at 30000 cfs. The river is
forecast to rise above flooding level Thursday morning, and reach a
flow of 33000 to 35000 cubic feet per second Friday morning. This
would result in minor flooding.
Yellow River at Necedah...The stage this morning was 10.52 feet.
Flood stage is 15.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise above flood
stage Friday morning, and crest between 15 to 16 feet Saturday. This
would result in Minor flooding.