Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
553 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

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DANE WI-
553 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS
  FOR...
  DANE COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 845 PM CDT

* AT 551 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM MOVING INTO
  DANE COUNTY PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL
  STREAM FLOODING. OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN
  MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO ONE INCH OF RAIN HAS
  ALREADY FALLEN TODAY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MADISON...SUN PRAIRIE...FITCHBURG...MIDDLETON...STOUGHTON...
  WAUNAKEE...VERONA...OREGON...MCFARLAND...MONONA...MOUNT HOREB...
  WINDSOR...EDGERTON...MARSHALL...SAUK CITY...DEFOREST...
  COTTAGE GROVE...CROSS PLAINS...BELLEVILLE AND DEERFIELD.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 INCH IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
ADDITIONAL RAIN WILL MAKE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 4286 8984 4321 8984 4324 8980 4326 8974
      4329 8971 4328 8901 4285 8901

$$

BSH



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