Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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Urgent-immediate Broadcast Requested
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
412 PM CDT FRI MAY 19 2017

...The Flood Watch continues for the following river in Wisconsin


  Wisconsin River at
    Portage


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WIZ057-200912-
/O.CON.KMKX.FL.A.0008.170520T1520Z-170525T0000Z/
/PORW3.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
412 PM CDT FRI MAY 19 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Wisconsin River At Portage
* from Saturday morning to Wednesday evening.
* At 4 PM Friday the stage was 15.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to rise above flood stage
  Saturday morning, have a broad crest near 18.8 feet from Sunday
  evening through Tuesday night and then fall below flood stage
  Wednesday afternoon.

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LAT...LON 4351 8970 4365 8966 4359 8937 4339 8939 4344 8965 4350 8957

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&&

River forecasts are available for some but not all river gaging
locations. The 7 day river forecast takes into account past
precipitation...soil moisture conditions etc..and predicted
future 48 hour basin-average precipitation.

(stages in ft.)        Bank-      Latest         Forecast stages
-               Flood  full      observed        ...for 7 PM...
Location       stage  stage    stage/time       Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon

Portage         17.0  12.7  15.16  4 PM 05/19  15.6 17.8 18.8 18.8

-                   Highest      24 hour change
-                   observed     in river stage
-                   stage in      (ft.) up to      Highest stage
-                   the last    latest observed     forecast in
-                   7 days          stage           next 7 days

Portage         15.16   4 PM 05/19    1.56      18.80 07 PM  5/21

Below is the latest predicted precipitation information in 6 hour
increments for the listed sites. This information is updated twice
daily - in the morning and evening. Precipitation prediction is for
48 hours into the future from September through March and for 24
hours into the future from April through August.

Portage: 7 am-1 pm  Fri May 19  0.03
Portage: 1 pm-7 pm  Fri May 19  0.01
Portage: 7 pm-1 am  Fri May 19  0.00
Portage: 1 am-7 am  Sat May 20  0.05
Portage: 7 am-1 pm  Sat May 20  0.14
Portage: 1 pm-7 pm  Sat May 20  0.28
Portage: 7 pm-1 am  Sat May 20  0.09
Portage: 1 am-7 am  Sun May 21  0.00



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