Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
237 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...
  Baraboo River At Reedsburg affecting Sauk County
  Baraboo River At Rock Springs affecting Sauk County
  Baraboo River Near Baraboo affecting Sauk County


&&
WIC111-250737-
/O.CON.KMKX.FL.W.0023.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/RBGW3.2.ER.160922T2021Z.160924T0700Z.000000T0000Z.UU/
237 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Baraboo River At Reedsburg.
* At  7:00 AM Saturday the stage was 16.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring...No forecast is available.
* Forecasts are not issued for this location. this warning will
  remain in effect until the river falls below flood stage.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Floodwaters affect Granite Avenue and South
  Webb Avenue along the river.  Water is close to the overhead doors
  at the Public Works Building. South Park next to the Wastewater
  Plant is underwater.  Floodwaters are into the swimming pool
  control room in Webb Park. Floodwaters are 3 to 3.5 feet deep in
  the Public Works Yard.

&&

LAT...LON 4354 9011 4358 9004 4355 8996 4352 8991
      4348 8998 4352 9006

$$

WIC111-250737-
/O.CON.KMKX.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-160929T0430Z/
/RSPW3.3.ER.160923T0640Z.160925T1800Z.160928T2230Z.NO/
237 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Baraboo River At Rock Springs.
* At  2:15 PM Saturday the stage was 21.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 23.0 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Wednesday afternoon.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet...Floodwaters touch the base of the river
  gauge house in Rock Springs. Water covers a portion of Highway DD
  and a portion of a baseball field in Rock Springs.

&&

LAT...LON 4349 8998 4353 8990 4350 8986 4348 8982
      4343 8990 4346 8997

$$

WIC111-250737-
/O.CON.KMKX.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-160930T2100Z/
/BABW3.1.ER.160924T0237Z.160928T0000Z.160930T1500Z.NO/
237 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Baraboo River Near Baraboo.
* At  1:15 PM Saturday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 20.0 feet by
  Tuesday evening. The river will fall below flood stage late Friday
  morning.
* Impact...At 20.8 feet...Floodwaters affect a trailer rental
  business and a road wayside park about 5 miles downstream near the
  Highway 33 bridge. Floodwaters also affect an auto auction business
  near Highway I-94. This level is the 20 percent chance flood
  meaning that there is a 20 percent chance in any given year of the
  river reaching this level.

&&

LAT...LON 4342 8965 4351 8967 4353 8964 4354 8957
      4349 8945 4347 8957

$$

&&

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 am...
Location       stage  stage    stage/time       Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed
Baraboo         16.0  14.0  17.05 01 PM 09/24  18.2 18.7 19.8 19.9
Rock Springs    18.5  13.5  21.91 02 PM 09/24  22.9 22.5 21.2 19.3
Reedsburg       14.0  12.0  16.79 07 AM 09/24   not a forecast point

-                   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
Baraboo         17.05  01 PM 09/24    1.69      20.00 07 PM 09/27
Rock Springs    21.91  02 PM 09/24    2.10      23.00 01 PM 09/25
Reedsburg       16.90  02 AM 09/24    0.96      ..Not available..

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 February and for 24
hours into the future from March through August.

Reedsburg: 6 am-noon  Sat Sep 24  0.02
Reedsburg: noon-6 pm  Sat Sep 24  0.00
Reedsburg: 6 pm-midn  Sat Sep 24  0.00
Reedsburg: midn-6 am  Sun Sep 25  0.06

Baraboo: 6 am-noon  Sat Sep 24  0.02
Baraboo: noon-6 pm  Sat Sep 24  0.00
Baraboo: 6 pm-midn  Sat Sep 24  0.00
Baraboo: midn-6 am  Sun Sep 25  0.03

Rock Springs: 6 am-noon  Sat Sep 24  0.02
Rock Springs: noon-6 pm  Sat Sep 24  0.00
Rock Springs: 6 pm-midn  Sat Sep 24  0.00
Rock Springs: midn-6 am  Sun Sep 25  0.06




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