Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI
FGUS73 KMKX 291949
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
249 PM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017
...Heavy Rainfall Expected over Southeast Wisconsin...
Heavy rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected to affect southeast
Wisconsin tonight. Due to already saturated ground, this
additional rainfall may cause minor street flooding and rural
flooding including flooded fields by late tonight.
An additional inch of rain will be possible Sunday afternoon and
evening as another period of moderate to heavy rain affects the
In addition, several rivers will likely rise to above flood stage
and cause flooding issues close the river. The most susceptible
rivers will be the Fox River in western Kenosha and Racine
counties and the Root River in western Racine counties.
Stay tuned to the latest forecasts for the area. Areal Flood
Watches may be issued late tonight or Sunday for portions of