Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1052 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN
WISCONSIN...

  WISCONSIN RIVER AT PORTAGE AFFECTING COLUMBIA COUNTY


&&
WIC021-140352-
/O.EXT.KMKX.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-140418T0000Z/
/PORW3.1.ER.140412T2045Z.140414T0000Z.140417T1800Z.NO/
1052 AM CDT SUN APR 13 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE WISCONSIN RIVER AT PORTAGE.
* AT 10:00 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 17.7 FEET BY THIS
  EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY EARLY
  AFTERNOON.
* IMPACT...AT 18.0 FEET...FLOODWATERS SURROUND SOME SEASONAL HOMES
  ALONG OLD RIVER ROAD IN THE BLACKHAWK PARK AREA.

&&

LAT...LON 4351 8970 4365 8966 4359 8937 4339 8939
      4344 8965 4350 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 24 HOUR BASIN-AVERAGE PRECIPITATION.

(STAGES IN FT.)        BANK-      LATEST         FORECAST STAGES
-               FLOOD  FULL      OBSERVED        ...FOR 7 AM...
LOCATION       STAGE  STAGE    STAGE/TIME       MON  TUE  WED  THU
PORTAGE         17.0  13.5  17.53 10 AM 04/13  17.7 17.7 17.4 17.1

-                   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         17.53  10 AM 04/13    0.69      17.70 07 PM 04/13

...BELOW IS PREDICTED 24 HOUR PRECIPITATION INFORMATION...

(PORW3) PREDICTED 6-HOUR PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS (IN.)
PORTAGE: 7 AM-1 PM   0.05
PORTAGE: 1 PM-7 PM   0.60
PORTAGE: 7 PM-1 AM   0.78
PORTAGE: 1 AM-7 AM   0.20




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