Rock River begins to swell in Rock County
Waters approach flood stage
The National Weather Service has issued a watch and a warning for high water on the Rock River this week.
A flood warning is in place for the Rock River at Newville. The river was about an inch short of flood stage at Newville Monday afternoon.
A flood watch was issued for the Rock River further south at Afton starting Wednesday morning. The river was at 8.5 feet Monday afternoon, and flood stage is 9 feet.
Slow-no-wake was declared on the Rock River in Rock County March 21.
Copyright 2013 by Channel 3000. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.