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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
414 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...

  Wisconsin River At Portage affecting Columbia County

&&
WIC021-232114-
/O.CON.KMKX.FL.W.0026.170423T1800Z-170428T0600Z/
/PORW3.1.ER.170423T1800Z.170424T1800Z.170428T0000Z.NO/
414 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wisconsin River At Portage.
* At 10:00 PM Saturday the stage was 16.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this afternoon and continue to
  rise to near 17.2 feet by tomorrow early afternoon.the river will
  fall below flood stage by Thursday evening.
* 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 24 hour basin-average precipitation.

(stages in ft.)        Bank-      Latest         Forecast stages
-               Flood  full      observed        ...for 6 pm...
Location       stage  stage    stage/time       Mon  Tue  Wed  Thu
Portage         17.0  12.7  16.86 10 PM 04/22  17.0 17.2 17.2 17.2

-                   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         16.86  10 PM 04/22    0.70      17.20 01 PM 04/24

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  Sun Apr 23  0.00
Portage: 1 am-7 am  Mon Apr 24  0.00
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
Portage: 1 pm-7 pm  Tue Apr 25  0.00

$$
MBK

Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
313 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.Minor flooding is ongoing along the Yellow River near Necedah.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes two
feet of water to float most automobiles, including sport utility
vehicles. Turn Around, Don`t Drown!

Additional river and weather information is available at...
http://www.weather.gov/lacrosse .

&&

WIC057-232313-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0019.000000T0000Z-170426T0430Z/
/NCAW3.1.ER.170422T2121Z.170423T1800Z.170425T1030Z.UU/
313 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Yellow River AT Necedah.
* until Tuesday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:30 AM Sunday the stage was 16.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.4 feet by
  today. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4396 9003 4395 9006 4415 9014 4415 9009

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
311 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.Minor flooding continues along the Trempealeau River near Dodge.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes two
feet of water to float most automobiles, including sport utility
vehicles. Turn Around, Don`t Drown!

Additional river and weather information is available at...
http://www.weather.gov/lacrosse .

&&

WIC011-121-232310-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-170425T0900Z/
/DDGW3.1.ER.170421T2130Z.170423T1200Z.170424T1500Z.NO/
311 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trempealeau River At Dodge.
* until late Monday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:45 AM Sunday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.9 feet by this
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday morning.
* Impact...At 9.5 feet...The entrance road to the Trempealeau National
  Wildlife Refuge is flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4404 9158 4420 9163 4423 9158 4422 9158 4402 9149

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
309 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.Minor flooding continues along the Black River near Galesville.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes two
feet of water to float most automobiles, including sport utility
vehicles. Turn Around, Don`t Drown!

Additional river and weather information is available at...
http://www.weather.gov/lacrosse .

&&

WIC063-121-232309-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-170424T2100Z/
/GALW3.1.ER.170422T1421Z.170423T0145Z.170424T0300Z.NO/
309 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River Near Galesville.
* until Monday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:45 AM Sunday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by this evening.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flooding mainly impacts wildlands and
  agricultural pasture land. However the approach to the south end of
  the County Road VV Bridge over the Black River may be flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4411 9097 4393 9135 4395 9138 4407 9133 4413 9100

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
455 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ017-029-
032>034-041>044-053>055-061-241200-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Allamakee-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Clayton-Wabasha-Dodge-Olmsted-Winona-Mower-Fillmore-Houston-
Taylor-Clark-Buffalo-Trempealeau-Jackson-La Crosse-Monroe-Juneau-
Adams-Vernon-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
455 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southeast
Minnesota...northeast Iowa and southwest into central Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Minor flooding continues along portions of the Black, Trempealeau,
and Yellow Rivers in Wisconsin.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Elevated wildfire danger is possible late Monday morning into
Monday afternoon across portions of southwest and central
Wisconsin due to strong winds and low relative humidity.

Minor flooding will continue along portions of the Trempealeau and
Yellow Rivers in Wisconsin through Monday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

No action needed.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

No webinar is scheduled.

$$

Wetenkamp

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
423 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-241030-
Koochiching-North St. Louis-Northern Cook/Northern Lake-
North Itasca-Central St. Louis-Southern Lake/North Shore-
Southern Cook/North Shore-North Cass-South Itasca-South Cass-
Crow Wing-Northern Aitkin-South Aitkin-Carlton/South St. Louis-
Pine-Douglas-Bayfield-Ashland-Iron-Burnett-Washburn-Sawyer-Price-
423 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northeast
Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A wintry mix of rain and snow is expected this morning into early
afternoon north of a line from from the Brainerd Lakes to the
Twin Ports, including the lakeshore areas of northwest Wisconsin .
With relatively warm air and soil conditions, accumulations
should be limited to unpaved surfaces with snowfall less than 2
inches. Rain is forecast to change back to a wintry mix of rain
and snow, with a slight chance of freezing rain tonight. Overnight
snow accumulation of up to an inch is possible, mainly north of
US Highway 2 in Minnesota.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A wintry mix of rain and snow, with a slight chance of freezing
rain, will continue Monday morning, changing to all rain during
the day. Several additional rounds of wintry mixed precipitation
are expected this week. The best chance will be at night, and
especially across the north. There may be some thunder across
portions of east central Minnesota on Monday evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Snow spotters are requested to report precipitation type, and
measurements of snow or ice accumulations, to the National Weather
Service. Anyone can report precipitation type with the free
M-PING smartphone app.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Chicago/Romeoville IL
422 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>023-032-033-039-INZ001-002-010-011-019-
241030-
Winnebago-Boone-McHenry-Lake Illinois-Ogle-Lee-De Kalb-Kane-
DuPage-Cook-La Salle-Kendall-Grundy-Will-Kankakee-Livingston-
Iroquois-Ford-Lake Indiana-Porter-Newton-Jasper-Benton-
422 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017 /522 AM EDT Sun Apr 23 2017/

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
NORTHEAST ILLINOIS AND NORTHWEST INDIANA.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED:

  Elevated Frost Risk for outlying areas until just after daybreak.

DISCUSSION:

Clear skies and light winds will likely lead to some areas of frost
in outlying areas early this morning. Temperatures will recover
quickly after daybreak.

In addition...portions of the Fox River will remain near bankfull.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday.

Tuesday and Wednesday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.
Friday and Saturday...
  Limited Thunderstorm Risk.

In addition...portions of the Fox River will remain near bankfull until
Monday evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be necessary through tonight.

&&

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA IL
352 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

IAZ040>042-051>054-063>068-076>078-087>089-098-099-ILZ001-002-007-
009-015>018-024>026-034-035-MOZ009-010-240900-
Buchanan-Delaware-Dubuque-Benton-Linn-Jones-Jackson-Iowa-Johnson-
Cedar-Clinton-Muscatine-Scott-Keokuk-Washington-Louisa-Jefferson-
Henry IA-Des Moines-Van Buren-Lee-Jo Daviess-Stephenson-Carroll-
Whiteside-Rock Island-Henry IL-Bureau-Putnam-Mercer-Henderson-
Warren-Hancock-McDonough-Scotland-Clark-
352 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of north central
Illinois...northwest Illinois...west central Illinois...east
central Iowa...northeast Iowa...southeast Iowa and northeast
Missouri.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Area rivers are experiencing flooding. Please see the latest
Flood Statements and Flood Warnings for details.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

Tuesday night through Saturday...an unsettled period will bring
rounds of showers and storms. Limited instability is expected to
keep any storms below severe levels.

Rainfall amounts over this period may result in some river locations
to rise, resulting in mostly minor additional river flooding.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

$$

Gibbs/Nichols

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
351 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

WIZ005-010>013-018>022-030-031-035>040-045-048>050-073-074-240900-
Vilas-Oneida-Forest-Florence-Northern Marinette County-Lincoln-
Langlade-Menominee-Northern Oconto County-Door-Marathon-Shawano-
Wood-Portage-Waupaca-Outagamie-Brown-Kewaunee-Waushara-Winnebago-
Calumet-Manitowoc-Southern Marinette County-
Southern Oconto County-
351 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for north-central and northeast
Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Some rivers and streams remain above bankfull but below flood
stage from the recent rains. Use caution if boating in or walking
along the shoreline of fast moving rivers.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

No widespread hazardous weather is expected, but minor icing is
possible in Vilas County late Tuesday night into early Wednesday
morning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed today or tonight.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
348 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

WIZ046-047-051-052-056>060-062>072-240900-
Marquette-Green Lake-Fond Du Lac-Sheboygan-Sauk-Columbia-Dodge-
Washington-Ozaukee-Iowa-Dane-Jefferson-Waukesha-Milwaukee-
Lafayette-Green-Rock-Walworth-Racine-Kenosha-
348 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of east central
Wisconsin, south central Wisconsin, and southeast Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Elevated fire weather conditions are expected this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Near critical fire weather conditions are expected on Monday
afternoon.

Recent and future rains may cause some rivers to rise to minor
flood stage.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected.

$$

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