Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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Flood Warning
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
114 PM CDT Mon May 21 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

114 PM CDT Mon May 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Milwaukee/sullivan has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Fox River Near New Munster.
* At  1:00 PM Monday the stage was 10.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Impact...At 11.8 feet...Floodwaters surround a home at the
  intersection of Highway 50 and Highway W in the Town of Wheatland
  area. Water is about 8 inches deep over 77th Street in the Town of
  Wheatland area. Water is in the back yards of some homes in the
  Village of Salem Lakes area. This level is the 50 percent chance
  flood meaning there is a 50 percent chance in any given year of the
  river reaching this level.


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



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       Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu
New Munster     11.0  10.0  10.74 01 PM 05/21  10.7 11.5 11.9 11.6

-                   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
New Munster     12.43  10 PM 05/15   -0.22      11.90 07 AM 05/23

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.

New Munster: 6 am-noon  Mon May 21  0.52
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Mon May 21  0.40
New Munster: 6 pm-midn  Mon May 21  0.07
New Munster: midn-6 am  Tue May 22  0.02
New Munster: 6 am-noon  Tue May 22  0.00
New Munster: noon-6 pm  Tue May 22  0.00
New Munster: 6 pm-midn  Tue May 22  0.00
New Munster: midn-6 am  Wed May 23  0.00

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