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Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:44 PM CDT on May 22, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


The Flood Warning continues for
the Wisconsin river at Portage.
* At 8:00 PM Monday the stage was 17.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Wednesday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 17.8 feet... in the Blackhawk Park area in the town of
Caledonia, Old River Road is closed with water over it. West Lane
Road in the Long Lake area is closed with about 4 feet of water
over it in places. Wood street in the Blackhawk Park area is
affected by floodwaters. County Highway v and Oak Knoll Road in the
town of Dekorra have water up to the edge of the pavement. A few
homes in the town of Dekorra area near the river have water in the
first floor and there is also flooding of outbuildings and yards.


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 Tue Wed Thu Fri
Portage 17.0 12.7 17.84 08 PM 05/22 17.5 16.7 15.5 14.6

- 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
Portage 18.30 10 PM 05/21 -0.39 17.80 01 am 05/23

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

Portage: 7 PM-1 am Mon may 22 0.02
portage: 1 am-7 am Tue may 23 0.02
portage: 7 am-1 PM Tue may 23 0.06
portage: 1 PM-7 PM Tue may 23 0.18
portage: 7 PM-1 am Tue may 23 0.11
portage: 1 am-7 am Wed may 24 0.08
portage: 7 am-1 PM Wed may 24 0.00


Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:12 PM CDT on May 19, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


The Flood Watch continues for
the Wisconsin river at Portage
* from Saturday morning to Wednesday evening.
* At 4 PM Friday the stage was 15.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to rise above flood stage
Saturday morning, have a broad crest near 18.8 feet from Sunday
evening through Tuesday night and then fall below flood stage
Wednesday afternoon.


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 48 hour basin-average precipitation.

(Stages in ft.) Bank- latest forecast stages
- flood full observed ... for 7 PM...
location stage stage stage/time Fri Sat sun Mon

Portage 17.0 12.7 15.16 4 PM 05/19 15.6 17.8 18.8 18.8

- 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 15.16 4 PM 05/19 1.56 18.80 07 PM 5/21

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

Portage: 7 am-1 PM Fri may 19 0.03
portage: 1 PM-7 PM Fri may 19 0.01
portage: 7 PM-1 am Fri may 19 0.00
portage: 1 am-7 am Sat may 20 0.05
portage: 7 am-1 PM Sat may 20 0.14


Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:12 PM CDT on May 19, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on May 24, 2017


The Flood Watch continues for
the Wisconsin river at Portage
* from Saturday morning to Wednesday evening.
* At 4 PM Friday the stage was 15.2 feet.
* Moderate flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to rise above flood stage
Saturday morning, have a broad crest near 18.8 feet from Sunday
evening through Tuesday night and then fall below flood stage
Wednesday afternoon.


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 48 hour basin-average precipitation.

(Stages in ft.) Bank- latest forecast stages
- flood full observed ... for 7 PM...
location stage stage stage/time Fri Sat sun Mon

Portage 17.0 12.7 15.16 4 PM 05/19 15.6 17.8 18.8 18.8

- 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 15.16 4 PM 05/19 1.56 18.80 07 PM 5/21

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

Portage: 7 am-1 PM Fri may 19 0.03
portage: 1 PM-7 PM Fri may 19 0.01
portage: 7 PM-1 am Fri may 19 0.00
portage: 1 am-7 am Sat may 20 0.05
portage: 7 am-1 PM Sat may 20 0.14


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