Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI
FGUS83 KMKX 210217
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
917 PM CDT TUE SEP 20 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 pm..
location stage stage stage/time/date Tue Wed Thu Fri
Portage 17.0 12.7 12.37 09 PM 09/20 12.7 12.8 12.9 14.1
- 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
Portage 12.94 01 AM 09/15 0.89 14.1 07 PM 09/24
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 Tue Sep 20 0.06
Portage: midn-6 am Wed Sep 21 0.12
Portage: 6 am-noon Wed Sep 21 0.04
Portage: noon-6 pm Wed Sep 21 0.10
Information about ongoing flooding is normally updated 4 times
daily...by 11 am...4 pm...10 pm and 5 am.