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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 10:53 AM CDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Wisconsin river at Portage.
* At 9:00 am Monday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river is expected to crest this
afternoon.
* Impact... at 17.0 feet... there is general overflow of the river.
Water is near homes in the Blackhawk Park area of Portage on the
south side of the river along Old River Road. Floodwaters are over
West Lake Road and Blackhawk Road in the Blackhawk Park area.


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 Mon Tue Wed Thu
Portage 17.0 12.7 16.97 09 am 04/24 16.9 16.5 16.3 15.1

- 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 17.06 04 am 04/24 0.00 17.00 01 PM 04/24

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 Mon Apr 24 0.00
portage: 1 PM-7 PM Mon Apr 24 0.00
portage: 7 PM-1 am Mon Apr 24 0.00
portage: 1 am-7 am Tue Apr 25 0.00
portage: 7 am-1 PM Tue Apr 25 0.00