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Flood Warning

Statement as of 9:12 PM CDT on September 25, 2016

Expires 3:42 AM EDT on September 30, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the Baraboo river near Baraboo.
* At 7:15 PM Sunday the stage was 19.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 20.9 feet by
early Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage
Saturday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 20.8 feet... floodwaters affect a trailer rental
business and a Road Wayside Park about 5 miles downstream near the
Highway 33 bridge. Floodwaters also affect an auto auction business
near Highway I-94. This level is the 20 percent chance flood
meaning that there is a 20 percent chance in any given year of the
river reaching this level.


Lat... Lon 4342 8965 4351 8967 4353 8964 4354 8957
      4349 8945 4347 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 7 PM...
location stage stage stage/time Mon Tue Wed Thu
Baraboo 16.0 14.0 19.02 07 PM 09/25 20.2 20.8 20.9 20.1
Rock Springs 18.5 13.5 22.48 09 PM 09/25 22.2 21.8 20.8 18.7

- 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
Baraboo 19.02 07 PM 09/25 1.55 20.90 01 am 09/28
Rock Springs 22.60 12 PM 09/25 0.17 22.40 01 am 09/26

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

Reedsburg: 6 PM-midn sun Sep 25 0.00
reedsburg: midn-6 am Mon Sep 26 0.00
reedsburg: 6 am-noon Mon Sep 26 0.00
reedsburg: noon-6 PM Mon Sep 26 0.00

Baraboo: 6 PM-midn sun Sep 25 0.00
baraboo: midn-6 am Mon Sep 26 0.00
baraboo: 6 am-noon Mon Sep 26 0.00
baraboo: noon-6 PM Mon Sep 26 0.00

Rock springs: 6 PM-midn sun Sep 25 0.00
rock springs: midn-6 am Mon Sep 26 0.00


912 PM CDT sun Sep 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Baraboo river at Rock Springs.
* At 8:45 PM Sunday the stage was 22.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Thursday evening.
* Impact... at 23.0 feet... floodwaters touch the base of the river
gauge house in Rock Springs. Water covers a portion of Highway dd
and a portion of a baseball field in Rock Springs.


Lat... Lon 4349 8998 4353 8990 4350 8986 4348 8982
      4343 8990 4346 8997




912 PM CDT sun Sep 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
the Baraboo river at Reedsburg.
* At 7:00 am Sunday the stage was 15.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring... no forecast is available.
* Forecasts are not issued for this location. This warning will
remain in effect until the River Falls below flood stage.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet... floodwaters are onto the Concrete deck of
the south Webb Ave. Bridge. There is widespread inundation of
lowland in the Reedsburg area. Floodwaters are into Webb Park and
Smith conservancy. The public works yard is under 2 to 2.5 feet of
water.


Lat... Lon 4354 9011 4358 9004 4355 8996 4352 8991
      4348 8998 4352 9006




Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:14 PM CDT on September 25, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on September 28, 2016


The Flood Watch continues for
the Baraboo river at West Baraboo
* from Tuesday evening to Wednesday morning.
* At 8:30 PM Sunday the stage was 7.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Forecast... flood stage may be reached by Tuesday evening.


Lat... Lon 4343 8990 4348 8982 4350 8975 4351 8967
      4342 8965 4342 8980



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 Mon Tue Wed Thu
West Baraboo 9.0 7.0 7.62 08 PM 09/25 8.5 9.0 8.5 7.8

- 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
West Baraboo 7.62 08 PM 09/25 0.73 9.00 07 PM 09/27

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

West baraboo: 6 PM-midn sun Sep 25 0.00
west baraboo: midn-6 am Mon Sep 26 0.00


Local Storm Report



09/24/2016 0300 PM

3 miles ESE of Reedsburg, Sauk County.

Flood, reported by dept of highways.


            Hwy 136 closed between Hwy 33 and Hwy 154
            north of Rock Springs due to water on the
            roadway.





09/24/2016 0300 PM

3 miles ESE of Reedsburg, Sauk County.

Flood, reported by dept of highways.


            Hwy 136 closed between Hwy 33 and Hwy 154
            north of Rock Springs due to water on the
            roadway.





09/24/2016 0300 PM

Rock Springs, Sauk County.

Flood, reported by public.


            Intersection of Hwy 136 and 154 closed due
            to flooding from the Baraboo river in Rock
            Springs.





09/24/2016 0300 PM

Rock Springs, Sauk County.

Flood, reported by public.


            Intersection of Hwy 136 and 154 closed due
            to flooding from the Baraboo river in Rock
            Springs.



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