Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
1022 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...Illinois...

  Rock River Near Lake Koshkonong affecting Jefferson and Rock
  Counties
  Rock River At Afton affecting Rock County
  East Branch Pecatonica River Near Blanchardville affecting Lafayette
  County
  Fox River Near New Munster affecting Lake and Kenosha Counties
  Milwaukee River Near Cedarburg affecting Ozaukee County
  Pecatonica River At Martintown affecting Green County
  Sugar River At Brodhead affecting Green and Rock Counties


&&
WIC055-105-250421-
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1022 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Rock River Near Lake Koshkonong.
* At  9:15 AM Saturday the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Monday early afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 10.2 feet by Tuesday evening. additional
  rises are possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...Floodwaters affect homes and boat docks in
  the Blackhawk Island area of Lake Koshkonong on the north side of
  the lake. Floodwaters spread over low spots on Blackhawk Island
  Road in the area where the Rock River enters the lake.

&&

LAT...LON 4293 8897 4283 8883 4282 8891 4278 8899
      4288 8911 4291 8904

$$

WIC105-250421-
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/AFTW3.1.ER.180226T0000Z.180228T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1022 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Rock River At Afton.
* At  9:15 AM Saturday the stage was 8.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow evening and continue
  to rise to near 9.4 feet by Tuesday evening.
* Impact...At 9.1 feet...Floodwaters affect property of a home on
  South Christian Road on the east side of the river in the Afton
  area.  There is minor erosional flood damage to lowland and
  agricultural land in the Afton and Janesville areas.

&&

LAT...LON 4274 8910 4274 8903 4261 8900 4257 8898
      4257 8909 4261 8910

$$

WIC065-250421-
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/BCHW3.1.ER.180224T0715Z.180224T1500Z.180226T1320Z.NO/
1022 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The East Branch Pecatonica River Near Blanchardville.
* At  9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Monday morning.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Floodwaters cover a portion of Highway H
  and floodwaters are into McKellar Park in Blanchardville.

&&

LAT...LON 4283 8992 4284 8984 4279 8981 4272 8984
      4272 8991 4279 8991

$$

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/NMSW3.2.ER.180220T1955Z.180221T2000Z.180301T1200Z.NO/
1022 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fox River Near New Munster.
* At 10:00 AM Saturday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* 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.

&&

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

$$

WIC089-250400-
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/CEDW3.1.ER.180222T0935Z.180223T2200Z.180224T2200Z.NO/
1022 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Milwaukee River Near Cedarburg.
* At  9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 11.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late this afternoon.
* Impact...At 11.9 feet...The following roads and intersections are
  flooded and closed: Highway I and Hawthorne Drive in the Town of
  Saukville, Blueberry Drive and Hawthorne Drive in the Town of
  Saukville, Highway W between Highway 33 and Highway 57 in the
  Village and Town of Saukville. Water is near some homes along
  Island Drive and Shoreland Parkway in the Mequon area. This level
  is the 10 percent flood meaning there is a 10 percent chance of the
  river reaching this level in any given year.

&&

LAT...LON 4333 8798 4331 8792 4327 8794 4323 8793
      4323 8805 4330 8803

$$

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/MTNW3.2.ER.180220T0845Z.180223T0815Z.180301T1648Z.NO/
1022 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Pecatonica River At Martintown.
* At  8:00 AM Saturday the stage was 19.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  late Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 19.4 feet...Some homes in Martintown area have
  floodwaters in their basements and first floors, Highways MM and
  West Indies Road upstream in the Browntown area are flooded.
  Martintown Road and West River Road in Martintown are flooded as is
  Highway 73 about 1 mile downstream in Winslow Illinois. This level
  is the 20 percent chance flood meaning there is a 20 percent chance
  of the river reaching this level in any given year.

&&

LAT...LON 4272 8992 4272 8984 4263 8980 4251 8970
      4251 8988 4260 8993

$$

WIC045-105-250421-
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/BROW3.2.ER.180220T0827Z.180222T1145Z.180226T0000Z.NO/
1022 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Sugar River At Brodhead.
* At  9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 6.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  tomorrow evening.
* Impact...At 6.5 feet...There is widespread flooding of lowland and
  agricultural land. Downstream in the Avon Bottoms area of Rock
  County, there is flooding in Sugar River Park. Some roads are
  flooded in Avon Township, about 6 miles downstream of Brodhead.

&&

LAT...LON 4267 8950 4267 8933 4259 8930 4249 8922
      4249 8942 4261 8951

$$

&&

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 6 pm...
Location       stage  stage    stage/time       Sat  Sun  Mon  Tue
Blanchardville  11.0   9.0  11.70 09 AM 02/24  11.4 11.0  9.2  5.6
New Munster     11.0  10.0  12.16 10 AM 02/24  12.1 11.9 11.9 11.6
Cedarburg       11.0  10.0  11.55 09 AM 02/24  10.9  9.8  8.8  8.4
Martintown      13.5   9.5  19.27 08 AM 02/24  18.9 17.8 15.6 14.8
Lake Koshkonong 10.0   9.0   8.49 09 AM 02/24   9.3  9.7 10.0 10.2
Afton            9.0   8.0   8.10 09 AM 02/24   8.4  9.0  9.2  9.4
Brodhead         5.0   4.5   6.48 09 AM 02/24   6.0  5.0  4.3  3.6

-                   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
Blanchardville  16.02  08 AM 02/21    5.05      11.70 12 PM 02/24
Cedarburg       11.81  02 AM 02/24    0.34      11.20 12 PM 02/24
Martintown      20.10  02 AM 02/23   -0.75      19.20 12 PM 02/24
Afton           11.12  10 PM 02/20    0.61       9.40 06 PM 02/27
Brodhead         9.76  06 AM 02/22   -1.52       6.40 12 PM 02/24
New Munster     13.37  02 PM 02/21   -0.41      12.20 12 PM 02/24
Lake Koshkonong  8.49  09 AM 02/24    0.42      10.20 06 PM 02/27

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

Blanchardville: 6 am-noon  Sat Feb 24  0.00
Blanchardville: noon-6 pm  Sat Feb 24  0.05
Blanchardville: 6 pm-midn  Sat Feb 24  0.32
Blanchardville: midn-6 am  Sun Feb 25  0.01
Blanchardville: 6 am-noon  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Blanchardville: noon-6 pm  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Blanchardville: 6 pm-midn  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Blanchardville: midn-6 am  Mon Feb 26  0.00

New Munster: 6 am-noon  Sat Feb 24  0.00
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Sat Feb 24  0.00
New Munster: 6 pm-midn  Sat Feb 24  0.20
New Munster: midn-6 am  Sun Feb 25  0.06
New Munster: 6 am-noon  Sun Feb 25  0.00
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Sun Feb 25  0.00
New Munster: 6 pm-midn  Sun Feb 25  0.00
New Munster: midn-6 am  Mon Feb 26  0.00

Cedarburg: 6 am-noon  Sat Feb 24  0.00
Cedarburg: noon-6 pm  Sat Feb 24  0.00
Cedarburg: 6 pm-midn  Sat Feb 24  0.24
Cedarburg: midn-6 am  Sun Feb 25  0.10
Cedarburg: 6 am-noon  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Cedarburg: noon-6 pm  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Cedarburg: 6 pm-midn  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Cedarburg: midn-6 am  Mon Feb 26  0.00

Martintown: 6 am-noon  Sat Feb 24  0.00
Martintown: noon-6 pm  Sat Feb 24  0.05
Martintown: 6 pm-midn  Sat Feb 24  0.30
Martintown: midn-6 am  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Martintown: 6 am-noon  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Martintown: noon-6 pm  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Martintown: 6 pm-midn  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Martintown: midn-6 am  Mon Feb 26  0.00

Afton: 6 am-noon  Sat Feb 24  0.00
Afton: noon-6 pm  Sat Feb 24  0.03
Afton: 6 pm-midn  Sat Feb 24  0.26
Afton: midn-6 am  Sun Feb 25  0.03
Afton: 6 am-noon  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Afton: noon-6 pm  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Afton: 6 pm-midn  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Afton: midn-6 am  Mon Feb 26  0.00

Brodhead: 6 am-noon  Sat Feb 24  0.00
Brodhead: noon-6 pm  Sat Feb 24  0.03
Brodhead: 6 pm-midn  Sat Feb 24  0.28
Brodhead: midn-6 am  Sun Feb 25  0.02
Brodhead: 6 am-noon  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Brodhead: noon-6 pm  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Brodhead: 6 pm-midn  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Brodhead: midn-6 am  Mon Feb 26  0.00

Lk Koshkonong: 6 am-noon  Sat Feb 24  0.00
Lk Koshkonong: noon-6 pm  Sat Feb 24  0.02
Lk Koshkonong: 6 pm-midn  Sat Feb 24  0.27
Lk Koshkonong: midn-6 am  Sun Feb 25  0.04
Lk Koshkonong: 6 am-noon  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Lk Koshkonong: noon-6 pm  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Lk Koshkonong: 6 pm-midn  Sun Feb 25  0.00
Lk Koshkonong: midn-6 am  Mon Feb 26  0.00



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