Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
1029 AM CDT Sat May 18 2019

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

  East Branch Pecatonica River Near Blanchardville affecting
  Lafayette County

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1029 AM CDT Sat May 18 2019

The National Weather Service in Milwaukee/sullivan has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The East Branch Pecatonica River Near Blanchardville.
* At  8:00 AM Saturday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by after midnight tomorrow and
  continue to rise to near 11.6 feet by tomorrow evening. The river
  will fall 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.

&&

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, and predicted
precipitation for the basin. Precipitation is for the next 24 hours
in the future from April through September and for 48 hours in the
future from October through March.

(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  10.33 08 AM 05/18  10.9 11.6  9.6  7.4

-                   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  10.33 08 AM 05/18     3.35       11.60 07 PM 05/19

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 May 18  0.22
Blanchardville: noon-6 pm  Sat May 18  0.16
Blanchardville: 6 pm-midn  Sat May 18  0.46
Blanchardville: midn-6 am  Sun May 19  0.32
Blanchardville: 6 am-noon  Sun May 19  0.30
Blanchardville: noon-6 pm  Sun May 19  0.08
Blanchardville: 6 pm-midn  Sun May 19  0.01
Blanchardville: midn-6 am  Mon May 20  0.00
&&

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

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