Flash Flood Watch
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
920 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...MORE HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

.NUMEROUS ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS RESULTED IN SOME
AREAS NORTH OF MILWAUKEE AND MADISON RECEIVING OF BETWEEN 2 AND 4
INCHES RAINFALL YESTERDAY AND LAST NIGHT. AFTER A BREAK IN THE
RAIN THIS MORNING...MORE RAIN IS EXPECTED TO MOVE INTO THE AREA
THIS AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE INTO TONIGHT AS LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS
AND PASSES JUST SOUTH OF WISCONSIN.

AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO POSSIBLY 2 INCHES OF RAIN IS FORECAST ACROSS
THE AREA THAT RECEIVED THE 2 TO 4 INCHES AND THIS WOULD RESULT IN
MANY RIVERS EXCEEDING THEIR FLOOD STAGE....WITH SEVERAL RIVERS
REACHING MAJOR FLOOD STAGE. OTHER GENERAL FLOODING OF LOW LYING
AREAS IS POSSIBLE AS WELL.

THE HEAVIEST RAINS OF AROUND 2 INCHES TONIGHT ARE EXPECTED IN THE
SOUTH. DUE TO THE SATURATED SOILS AND THE HALF TO 1 INCH OF RAIN
IN THE SOUTH AREAS LAST NIGHT...THE ADDITIONAL RAIN COULD ALSO
SEND MANY RIVERS INTO FLOOD.

IF YOU LIVE IN OR NEAR FLOOD PRONE AREAS...BE PREPARED TO TAKE
IMMEDIATE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

WIZ063>072-140230-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DANE-JEFFERSON-WAUKESHA-MILWAUKEE-LAFAYETTE-GREEN-ROCK-WALWORTH-
RACINE-KENOSHA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MADISON...JEFFERSON...LAKE MILLS...
WAUKESHA...BROOKFIELD...MILWAUKEE...DARLINGTON...MONROE...
JANESVILLE...BELOIT...ELKHORN...LAKE GENEVA...RACINE...KENOSHA
920 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH
MONDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS EXPANDED
THE

* FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF SOUTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN AND
  SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTH
  CENTRAL WISCONSIN...DANE...GREEN...LAFAYETTE AND ROCK. IN
  SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN...JEFFERSON...KENOSHA...MILWAUKEE...
  RACINE...WALWORTH AND WAUKESHA.

* FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* THE HEAVIEST RAINS OF AROUND 2 INCHES TONIGHT ARE EXPECTED IN
  THE SOUTH. DUE TO THE SATURATED SOILS AND THE HALF TO 1 INCH OF
  RAIN IN THE SOUTH AREAS LAST NIGHT...THE ADDITIONAL RAIN COULD
  CAUSE FLOODING.

* THERE IS AN INCREASED POTENTIAL THAT WE COULD SEE MANY RIVERS
  AND STREAMS APPROACH OR EXCEED FLOOD STAGE. OTHER GENERAL LOW
  LAND FLOODING IS POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062-140230-
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MARQUETTE-GREEN LAKE-FOND DU LAC-SHEBOYGAN-SAUK-COLUMBIA-DODGE-
WASHINGTON-OZAUKEE-IOWA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MONTELLO...BERLIN...FOND DU LAC...
SHEBOYGAN...BARABOO...PORTAGE...WISCONSIN DELLS...BEAVER DAM...
WEST BEND...PORT WASHINGTON...DODGEVILLE
920 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF EAST CENTRAL WISCONSIN...SOUTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN
  AND SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN
  EAST CENTRAL WISCONSIN...FOND DU LAC AND SHEBOYGAN. IN SOUTH
  CENTRAL WISCONSIN...COLUMBIA...GREEN LAKE...IOWA...MARQUETTE
  AND SAUK. IN SOUTHEAST WISCONSIN...DODGE...OZAUKEE AND
  WASHINGTON.

* FROM 1 PM CDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING

* AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO POSSIBLY 2 INCHES OF RAIN IS FORECAST ACROSS
  THE AREA THAT RECEIVED THE 2 TO 4 INCHES ENDING LAST NIGHT AND
  THIS WOULD RESULT IN MANY RIVERS EXCEEDING THEIR FLOOD STAGE.

* MANY RIVERS AND STREAMS WILL LIKELY EXCEED FLOOD STAGE...WITH
  SEVERAL RIVERS REACHING MAJOR FLOOD STAGE. OTHER GENERAL
  FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS IS LIKELY AS WELL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

HENTZ


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