Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
852 AM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

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DANE WI-
852 AM CDT MON AUG 25 2014

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
930 AM CDT FOR DANE COUNTY...

AT 845 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUING TO AFFECT DANE COUNTY. THIS WILL CAUSE
URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MADISON...SUN PRAIRIE...FITCHBURG...MIDDLETON...WAUNAKEE...VERONA...
OREGON...MCFARLAND...MONONA...MOUNT HOREB...WINDSOR...DEFOREST...
COTTAGE GROVE...CROSS PLAINS...BELLEVILLE...MAZOMANIE...SHOREWOOD
HILLS...BROOKLYN...BLACK EARTH AND MAPLE BLUFF.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF ONE HALF INCH TO ONE INCH IS POSSIBLE THROUGH
930 AM...MAINLY OVER THE EASTERN PART OF THE COUNTY.

SO FAR RAINFALL ANYWHERE FROM ONE HALF INCH TO TWO INCHES HAS
FALLEN IN DANE COUNTY SINCE 7 AM CDT.

MORE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED OVER SOUTHWEST WISCONSIN INTO
NORTHEAST IOWA AND FAR NORTHWEST ILLINOIS.  THESE THUNDERSTORMS ARE
MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST.  IF THESE STORMS WILL BE AFFECTING DANE
COUNTY FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD...THEN THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM
FLOOD ADVISORY MAY BE REISSUED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...
HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE
AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...AS WELL AS FARM AND COUNTRY ROADS. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

&&

LAT...LON 4286 8983 4320 8983 4325 8915 4285 8930

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MBK



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