Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
417 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...The National Weather Service in Milwaukee/Sullivan has issued a
flood warning for the following rivers in Illinois...Wisconsin...

  Fox River Near New Munster affecting Lake and Kenosha Counties


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ILC097-WIC059-202216-
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/NMSW3.1.ER.180220T2315Z.180222T1200Z.180227T0300Z.NO/
417 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Milwaukee/sullivan has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Fox River Near New Munster.
* At  4:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 9.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 12.9 feet by Thursday morning. The river
  will fall below flood stage by Monday before midnight.
* Impact...At 12.2 feet...Water is up to the first floor levels of
  some homes in the Town of Wheatland and Village of Salem Lakes area
  along Riverside Drive and Shorewood Drive.

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LAT...LON 4262 8832 4262 8814 4252 8813 4245 8811
      4245 8827 4255 8825

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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 24 hour or 48 hour basin-average precipitation.

(stages in ft.)        Bank-      Latest         Forecast stages
-               Flood  full      observed        ...for 6 pm...
Location       stage  stage    stage/time       Wed  Thu  Fri  Sat
New Munster     11.0  10.0   9.52 04 AM 02/20  11.1 12.7 12.9 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
New Munster      9.32  03 AM 02/20    1.14      12.90 06 AM 02/22

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 October through March and for 24 hours into the future from
April through September.

New Munster: 1 am-7 am  Wed Feb 21  0.39
New Munster: 6 am-noon  Wed Feb 21  0.22
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Wed Feb 21  0.37
New Munster: 6 pm-midn  Wed Feb 21  0.00
New Munster: midn-6 am  Thu Feb 22  0.00
New Munster: 6 am-noon  Thu Feb 22  0.00
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Thu Feb 22  0.00

HAHN



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