113  
WGUS83 KMKX 210239  
FLSMKX  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI  
939 PM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
 
...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN  
ILLINOIS...WISCONSIN...  
 
FOX RIVER NEAR NEW MUNSTER AFFECTING LAKE AND KENOSHA COUNTIES  
WISCONSIN RIVER AT PORTAGE AFFECTING COLUMBIA COUNTY  
 
 

 
ILC097-WIC059-211439-  
/O.EXT.KMKX.FL.W.0048.000000T0000Z-180625T0000Z/  
/NMSW3.1.ER.180620T0950Z.180621T1800Z.180624T1800Z.NO/  
939 PM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE FOX RIVER NEAR NEW MUNSTER.  
* AT 9:00 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.6 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 11.8 FEET BY  
TOMORROW EARLY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE  
SUNDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT...AT 11.8 FEET...FLOODWATERS SURROUND A HOME AT THE  
INTERSECTION OF HIGHWAY 50 AND HIGHWAY W IN THE TOWN OF WHEATLAND  
AREA. WATER IS ABOUT 8 INCHES DEEP OVER 77TH STREET IN THE TOWN OF  
WHEATLAND AREA. WATER IS IN THE BACK YARDS OF SOME HOMES IN THE  
VILLAGE OF SALEM LAKES AREA. THIS LEVEL IS THE 50 PERCENT CHANCE  
FLOOD MEANING THERE IS A 50 PERCENT CHANCE IN ANY GIVEN YEAR OF THE  
RIVER REACHING THIS LEVEL.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4262 8832 4262 8814 4252 8813 4245 8811  
4245 8827 4255 8825  
 

 
 
WIC021-211439-  
/O.EXT.KMKX.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-180622T1200Z/  
/PORW3.1.ER.180620T2352Z.180621T0600Z.180622T0600Z.NO/  
939 PM CDT WED JUN 20 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE WISCONSIN RIVER AT PORTAGE.  
* AT 9:00 PM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 17.1 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 17.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 17.2 FEET BY  
AFTER MIDNIGHT. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE  
EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.  
* 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, AND PREDICTED  
PRECIPITATION FOR THE BASIN. PRECIPITATION IS FOR THE NEXT 24 HOURS  
IN THE FUTURE FROM APRIL THROUGH SEPTEMBER AND FOR 48 HOURS IN THE  
FUTURE FROM OCTOBER THROUGH MARCH.  
 
(STAGES IN FT.) BANK- LATEST FORECAST STAGES  
- FLOOD FULL OBSERVED ...FOR 6 PM...  
LOCATION STAGE STAGE STAGE/TIME THU FRI SAT SUN  
NEW MUNSTER 11.0 10.0 11.60 09 PM 06/20 11.8 11.5 11.2 10.9  
PORTAGE 17.0 12.7 17.09 09 PM 06/20 17.1 16.7 16.6 15.4  
 
- 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 17.09 09 PM 06/20 0.87 17.20 01 AM 06/21  
NEW MUNSTER 11.57 08 PM 06/20 1.32 11.80 01 PM 06/21  
 
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 SEPTEMBER.  
 
NEW MUNSTER: 6 PM-MIDN WED JUN 20 0.00  
NEW MUNSTER: 1 AM-7 AM THU JUN 21 0.02  
NEW MUNSTER: 6 AM-NOON THU JUN 21 0.15  
NEW MUNSTER: NOON-6 PM THU JUN 21 0.12  
NEW MUNSTER: 6 PM-MIDN THU JUN 21 0.11  
NEW MUNSTER: MIDN-6 AM FRI JUN 22 0.07  
NEW MUNSTER: 6 AM-NOON FRI JUN 22 0.09  
NEW MUNSTER: NOON-6 PM FRI JUN 22 0.04  
 
PORTAGE: 6 PM-MIDN WED JUN 20 0.00  
PORTAGE: MIDN-6 AM THU JUN 21 0.02  
PORTAGE: 6 AM-NOON THU JUN 21 0.05  
PORTAGE: NOON-6 PM THU JUN 21 0.02  
PORTAGE: 6 PM-MIDN THU JUN 21 0.03  
PORTAGE: MIDN-6 AM FRI JUN 22 0.01  
PORTAGE: 6 AM-NOON FRI JUN 22 0.00  
PORTAGE: NOON-6 PM FRI JUN 22 0.00  
 
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