Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
320 PM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...
  Baraboo River At Rock Springs affecting Sauk County
  Baraboo River Near Baraboo affecting Sauk County


&&
WIC111-290820-
/O.CON.KMKX.FL.W.0020.000000T0000Z-160929T1030Z/
/RSPW3.2.ER.160923T0640Z.160925T1700Z.160929T0430Z.NO/
320 PM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Baraboo River At Rock Springs.
* At  2:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 19.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tonight.
* Impact...At 18.5 feet...The river is well out of its banks and
  floodwaters affect a low spot on Highway DD in Rock Springs.  Farm
  fields are flooded in the Loganville area.

&&

LAT...LON 4349 8998 4353 8990 4350 8986 4348 8982
      4343 8990 4346 8997

$$

WIC111-290819-
/O.CON.KMKX.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-161001T0032Z/
/BABW3.1.ER.160924T0237Z.160927T1415Z.160930T1832Z.NO/
320 PM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Baraboo River Near Baraboo.
* At  2:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 19.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Friday early afternoon.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Floodwaters affect a trailer rental
  business and a road wayside park about 5 miles downstream near the
  Highway 33 bridge. Also, water affects an auto auction business
  near Highway I-94.

&&

LAT...LON 4342 8965 4351 8967 4353 8964 4354 8957
      4349 8945 4347 8957

$$

&&

River forecasts are available for some but not all river gaging
locations. The 7 day river forecast takes into account past
precipitation...soil moisture conditions etc..and predicted
future 48 hour basin-average precipitation.

(stages in ft.)        Bank-      Latest         Forecast stages
-               Flood  full      observed        ...for 7 am...
Location       stage  stage    stage/time       Thu  Fri  Sat  Sun
Baraboo         16.0  14.0  19.52 02 PM 09/28  18.7 16.9 12.9 10.9
Rock Springs    18.5  13.5  19.10 03 PM 09/28  17.9 15.7 13.8 12.5

-                   Highest      24 hour change
-                   observed     in river stage
-                   stage in      (ft.) up to      Highest stage
-                   the last    latest observed     forecast in
-                   7 days          stage           next 7 days
Baraboo         20.36  11 AM 09/27   -0.77      19.30 07 PM 09/28
Rock Springs    22.60  12 PM 09/25   -1.45      18.80 07 PM 09/28

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.

Baraboo: 6 am-noon  Wed Sep 28  0.00
Baraboo: noon-6 pm  Wed Sep 28  0.00
Baraboo: 6 pm-midn  Wed Sep 28  0.00
Baraboo: midn-6 am  Thu Sep 29  0.00

Rock Springs: 6 am-noon  Wed Sep 28  0.00
Rock Springs: noon-6 pm  Wed Sep 28  0.00
Rock Springs: 6 pm-midn  Wed Sep 28  0.00
Rock Springs: midn-6 am  Thu Sep 29  0.00



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