River Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
931 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

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

...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 am....
Location       stage  stage   stage/time/date    Tue  Wed  Thu  Fri
-
Portage         17.0  12.7  13.80 09 AM 02/01   14.0 14.3 14.5 14.5

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

Portage         15.04  04 AM 01/29     -0.19      14.5 06 PM 02/03

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.

Portage: 6 am-noon  Mon Feb 01  0.00
Portage: noon-6 pm  Mon Feb 01  0.00
Portage: 6 pm-midn  Mon Feb 01  0.00
Portage: midn-6 am  Tue Feb 02  0.01
Portage: 6 am-noon  Tue Feb 02  0.25
Portage: noon-6 pm  Tue Feb 02  0.47
Portage: 6 pm-midn  Tue Feb 02  0.09
Portage: midn-6 am  Wed Feb 03  0.04

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

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