River Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
1145 AM CDT THU APR 9 2015

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

...Milwaukee River at Milwaukee...
...Fox River at Waukesha...
...Oak Creek at South Milwaukee...


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
24 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    Fri  Sat  Sun  Mon
-
Milwaukee        7.0   6.0   6.49 10 AM 04/09    Not a forecast pt.
South Milwaukee  8.0   5.5   5.85 10 AM 04/09    Not a forecast pt.
Waukesha         6.0   5.0   5.11 10 AM 04/09    Not a forecast pt.

-                   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

Waukesha         5.11  10 AM 04/09      1.95     ..Not available..
Milwaukee        6.49  10 AM 04/09      3.29     ..Not available..
South Milwaukee  5.85  10 AM 04/09      2.90     ..Not available..

Below is the latest predicted precipitation information for the
listed sites.  This information is updated twice daily - in the
morning and evening.

(WKEW3) predicted 6-hour precipitation amounts (in.)
Waukesha: 7 am-1 pm   0.24
Waukesha: 1 pm-7 pm   0.48
Waukesha: 7 pm-1 am   0.08
Waukesha: 1 am-7 am   0.00

(MEEW3) predicted 6-hour precipitation amounts (in.)
Milwaukee: 7 am-1 pm   0.25
Milwaukee: 1 pm-7 pm   0.51
Milwaukee: 7 pm-1 am   0.09
Milwaukee: 1 am-7 am   0.00

(OAKW3) predicted 6-hour precipitation amounts (in.)
S. Milwaukee: 7 am-1 pm   0.25
S. Milwaukee: 1 pm-7 pm   0.51
S. Milwaukee: 7 pm-1 am   0.09
S. Milwaukee: 1 am-7 am   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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