Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
910 PM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

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

  Wisconsin River At Portage affecting Columbia County

&&
WIC021-261510-
/O.EXT.KMKX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-170228T0900Z/
/PORW3.2.ER.170224T1207Z.170226T1800Z.170228T0300Z.NO/
910 PM CST SAT FEB 25 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wisconsin River At Portage.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 18.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.4 feet by
  tomorrow early afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage
  Monday before midnight.
* Impact...At 18.3 feet...Floodwaters affect River Oaks Road in the
  town of Dekorra about 7 miles downstream of Portage in Columbia
  County.  Floodwaters affect numerous roads in the Blackhawk Park
  area.

&&

LAT...LON 4351 8970 4365 8966 4359 8937 4339 8939
      4344 8965 4350 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 24 hour basin-average precipitation.

(stages in ft.)        Bank-      Latest         Forecast stages
-               Flood  full      observed        ...for 6 pm...
Location       stage  stage    stage/time       Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed
Portage         17.0  12.7  18.27 08 PM 02/25  18.4 17.2 16.6 15.5

-                   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
Portage         18.27  08 PM 02/25    0.66      18.40 12 PM 02/26

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 February and for 24 hours into the future from
March through August.

Portage: 6 pm-midn  Sat Feb 25  0.00
Portage: midn-6 am  Sun Feb 26  0.00
Portage: 6 am-noon  Sun Feb 26  0.00
Portage: noon-6 pm  Sun Feb 26  0.00
Portage: 6 pm-midn  Sun Feb 26  0.00
Portage: midn-6 am  Mon Feb 27  0.00
Portage: 6 am-noon  Mon Feb 27  0.00
Portage: 1 am-7 am  Mon Feb 27  0.00

HAHN



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