Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
508 AM CDT SAT APR 11 2015

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...Illinois...

  Fox River Near New Munster AFFECTING Kenosha and Lake Counties


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508 AM CDT SAT APR 11 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Fox River Near New Munster.
* At  4:00 AM Saturday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late this morning and continue
  to rise to near 11.5 feet by tomorrow morning.the river will fall
  below flood stage by early Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 11.5 feet...Water is in the yards of some homes in the
  Town of Salem, Village of Silver Lake, and Wheatland areas.

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LAT...LON 4262 8832 4262 8813 4252 8812 4245 8810
      4245 8827 4255 8825

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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 7 pm...
Location       stage  stage    stage/time       Sun  Mon  Tue  Wed
New Munster     11.0  10.0  10.60 04 AM 04/11  11.4 11.5 11.1 10.6

-                   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     10.58  03 AM 04/11    1.65      11.50 07 AM 04/12

...Below is predicted 24 hour precipitation information for
the listed sites...

(nmsw3)  6-hour precipitation amounts (in.)
New Munster: 6 pm-midn   0.00
New Munster: midn-6 am   0.00
New Munster: 6 am-noon   0.00
New Munster: noon-6 pm   0.00




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