Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
404 AM CDT WED AUG 27 2014

...HEAVY RAIN POTENTIAL LATER THURSDAY INTO SATURDAY...

AS AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE DRIFTS EAST OF THE AREA ON THURSDAY...A
VERY MOIST AIR MASS WILL LIFT BACK INTO THE STATE. THE FIRST ROUND
OF RAIN IS EXPECTED TO ARRIVE THURSDAY AFTERNOON OVER WESTERN WISCONSIN
AS A WARM FRONT LIFTS NORTHWARD. THIS AREA OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL AFFECT MUCH OF SOUTHERN WISCONSIN THURSDAY NIGHT.

MORE RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED ON FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY AS
A MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIRMASS PERSISTS AND INTERACTS WITH AN APPROACHING
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM AND FRONTAL BOUNDARY.

TOTAL RAINFALL FROM LATER THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY COULD RANGE FROM
1 TO 3 INCHES...WITH SOME LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE.

THE ANTICIPATED RAINFALL WOULD CAUSE AREA RIVERS AND STREAMS TO RISE
THROUGH THIS WEEKEND. LOCALLY HEAVIER RAIN AMOUNTS MAY ALSO LEAD TO
FLOODING IN URBAN AREAS.

LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR LOCAL MEDIA FOR THE LATEST UPDATES
ON THIS SITUATION.

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