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Flood Warning:

Issued at: 3:22 PM CDT on September 27, 2016, expires at: 2:12 AM CDT on September 29, 2016
  • The Flood Warning continues for the Baraboo river near Baraboo.
  • At 2:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 20.3 feet.
  • Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
  • Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
  • 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 48 hour basin-average precipitation. (Stages in ft.) Bank- latest forecast stages - flood full observed ...for 7 am... location stage stage stage/time Wed Thu Fri Sat Baraboo 16.0 14.0 20.29 02 PM 09/27 20.1 18.9 16.4 12.5 Rock Springs 18.5 13.5 20.55 03 PM 09/27 19.4 17.7 15.6 13.6 - 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 Baraboo 20.36 11 am 09/27 0.30 20.30 07 PM 09/27 Rock Springs 22.60 12 PM 09/25 -1.33 20.20 07 PM 09/27 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 February and for 24 hours into the future from March through August. Baraboo: 6 am-noon Tue Sep 27 0.00 baraboo: noon-6 PM Tue Sep 27 0.05 baraboo: 6 PM-midn Tue Sep 27 0.03 baraboo: midn-6 am Wed Sep 28 0.02 Rock springs: 6 am-noon Tue Sep 27 0.00 322 PM CDT Tue Sep 27 2016 The Flood Warning continues for the Baraboo river at Rock Springs.
  • At 2:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 20.6 feet.
  • Flood stage is 18.5 feet.
  • Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
  • Forecast...the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by tomorrow evening.
  • Impact...at 21.0 feet...floodwaters are about 2 feet deep in the baseball Diamond. Water is over portions of highways dd, 154 and 136 in Rock Springs. Lat...Lon 4349 8998 4353 8990 4350 8986 4348 8982 4343 8990 4346 8997

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