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River Flood Warning until 7PM CDT SAT

bulletin remains in effect until 7:00 pm Saturday for Jefferson County, WI

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN WISCONSIN...ILLINOIS... BARABOO RIVER NEAR BARABOO AFFECTING SAUK COUNTY ROCK RIVER AT JEFFERSON AFFECTING JEFFERSON COUNTY ROCK RIVER AT FORT ATKINSON AFFECTING JEFFERSON COUNTY ROCK RIVER NEAR LAKE KOSHKONONG AFFECTING JEFFERSON AND ROCK COUNTIES ROCK RIVER AT NEWVILLE AFFECTING ROCK COUNTY ROCK RIVER AT AFTON AFFECTING ROCK COUNTY FOX RIVER AT PRINCETON AFFECTING GREEN LAKE COUNTY FOX RIVER NEAR BERLIN AFFECTING GREEN LAKE COUNTY CRAWFISH RIVER AT MILFORD AFFECTING JEFFERSON COUNTY FOX RIVER NEAR NEW MUNSTER AFFECTING LAKE AND KENOSHA COUNTIES PECATONICA RIVER AT MARTINTOWN AFFECTING GREEN COUNTY WISCONSIN RIVER AT PORTAGE AFFECTING COLUMBIA COUNTY

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE CRAWFISH RIVER AT MILFORD. * AT 2:15 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.0 FEET. * FLOOD STAGE IS 7.0 FEET. * MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST. * FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL TO BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY SATURDAY MORNING. * IMPACT...AT 8.2 FEET...THERE IS WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF AGRICULTURAL LAND AND LOWLAND. THERE IS WIDESPREAD FLOODING IN RIVERBEND CAMPGROUND, ABOUT 5 MILES UPSTREAM OF MILFORD. THIS LEVEL IS CONSIDERED TO BE ABOUT A 20 PERCENT CHANCE FLOOD MEANING THERE IS A 20 PERCENT CHANCE IN ANY GIVEN YEAR OF THE RIVER REACHING THIS LEVEL.



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 MILFORD 7.0 5.0 8.04 02 AM 10/15 7.9 7.7 7.5 7.3

- 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 MILFORD 8.05 01 AM 10/15 0.02 8.00 07 AM 10/15

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.

MILFORD: 6 AM-NOON MON OCT 15 0.00 MILFORD: NOON-6 PM MON OCT 15 0.00 MILFORD: 6 PM-MIDN MON OCT 15 0.00 MILFORD: MIDN-6 AM TUE OCT 16 0.00 MILFORD: 6 AM-NOON TUE OCT 16 0.00 MILFORD: NOON-6 PM TUE OCT 16 0.00 MILFORD: 6 PM-MIDN TUE OCT 16 0.00 MILFORD: MIDN-6 AM WED OCT 17 0.00

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