River Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50
717
FGUS83 KMKX 301146
RVSMKX
WIC021-045-111-301746-

HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
546 AM CST WED NOV 30 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...
...Pecatonica River at Martintown...
...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    Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat
-
Rock Springs    18.5  13.5  13.51 05 AM 11/30   14.2 14.9 14.0 12.6
Martintown      13.5   9.5   8.88 06 PM 11/29    9.5  9.5  9.0  8.3
Portage         17.0  12.7  12.66 05 AM 11/30   14.5 16.3 16.3 16.1

-                   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

Martintown       8.88  06 PM 11/29      1.53       9.6 12 AM 12/01
Rock Springs    13.71  05 PM 11/29      0.67      14.9 06 PM 12/01
Portage         12.66  05 AM 11/30      0.92      16.3 06 PM 12/01

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

Martintown: 7 am-1 pm  Wed Nov 30  0.01
Martintown: 1 pm-7 pm  Wed Nov 30  0.02
Martintown: 7 pm-1 am  Wed Nov 30  0.01
Martintown: 1 am-7 am  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Martintown: 7 am-1 pm  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Martintown: 1 pm-7 pm  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Martintown: 7 pm-1 am  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Martintown: 1 am-7 am  Fri Dec 02  0.00

Portage: 7 am-1 pm  Wed Nov 30  0.01
Portage: 1 pm-7 pm  Wed Nov 30  0.01
Portage: 7 pm-1 am  Wed Nov 30  0.01
Portage: 1 am-7 am  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Portage: 7 am-1 pm  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Portage: 1 pm-7 pm  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Portage: 7 pm-1 am  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Portage: 1 am-7 am  Fri Dec 02  0.00

Rock Springs: 7 am-1 pm  Wed Nov 30  0.02
Rock Springs: 1 pm-7 pm  Wed Nov 30  0.01
Rock Springs: 7 pm-1 am  Wed Nov 30  0.01
Rock Springs: 1 am-7 am  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Rock Springs: 7 am-1 pm  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Rock Springs: 1 pm-7 pm  Thu Dec 01  0.01
Rock Springs: 7 pm-1 am  Thu Dec 01  0.00
Rock Springs: 1 am-7 am  Fri Dec 02  0.00

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

$$




USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.