River Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
408 AM CDT SUN AUG 21 2016

The river locations listed below were above bankfull stage but below
flood stage...or they were predicted to rise above bankfull stage:

...Baraboo River at Rock Springs...
...Wisconsin River at Portage...

At river levels between bankfull stage and flood stage...there is
minor...non-damaging lowland flooding.

Seven day river forecasts are available for most but not all river
gaging locations. The forecast takes into account past
precipitation...soil moisture conditions, etc...and predicted future
48 hour precipitation. River forecasts are normally updated twice
daily - in the morning and evening.
-
(stages in ft.)        Bank-      Latest           Forecast stages
-               Flood  full      observed            ..for 7 pm..
location        stage  stage   stage/time/date    Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu
-
Rock Springs    18.5   13.5   14.08 04 AM 08/21  13.5 11.9 11.4 10.3
Portage         17.0   12.7   11.73 03 AM 08/21  12.1 12.5 13.0 13.3

-                                    24 hr change
-                   Highest         in river stage
-                observed stage     (ft.) up to      Highest stage
-                 in the last      latest observed   forecast in
-              7 days (168 hours)      stage          next 7 days

Rock Springs    14.12  12 AM 08/21      0.91       14.1 07 AM 08/21
Portage         12.45  07 AM 08/20     -0.69       13.3 07 PM 08/24

Below is predicted precipitation information in 6 hour increments
for the listed sites. This information is updated twice daily-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.

Portage: 6 pm-midn  Sun Aug 21  0.04
Portage: midn-6 am  Mon Aug 22  0.01
Portage: 6 am-noon  Mon Aug 22  0.00
Portage: noon-6 pm  Mon Aug 22  0.00

Rock Springs: 6 pm-midn  Sun Aug 21  0.04
Rock Springs: midn-6 am  Mon Aug 22  0.01
Rock Springs: 6 am-noon  Mon Aug 22  0.00
Rock Springs: noon-6 pm  Mon Aug 22  0.00

Information about ongoing flooding is normally updated 4 times
daily...by 11 am...4 pm...10 pm and 5 am.

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