218  
WGUS43 KMKX 241658  
FLWMKX  
 
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI  
1158 AM CDT FRI MAY 24 2019  
 
...FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MAJOR SEVERITY FOR THE  
FOLLOWING RIVER IN WISCONSIN...  
 
 
FOX RIVER NEAR  
NEW MUNSTER  
 

 
ILC097-WIC059-250458-  
/O.EXT.KMKX.FL.W.0057.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/NMSW3.3.ER.190524T0130Z.190526T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1158 AM CDT FRI MAY 24 2019  
   
..FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MAJOR SEVERITY
 
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE FOX RIVER NEAR NEW MUNSTER.  
* AT 11 AM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.6 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO CREST NEAR 14.5 FEET SUNDAY  
EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT 15.0 FEET...THERE IS WIDESPREAD FLOODING OF THE LOWER  
LEVELS OF HOMES IN THE TOWN OF WHEATLAND AND VILLAGE OF SALEM  
LAKES AREAS ALONG RIVERSIDE DRIVE, SHOREWOOD DRIVE, 101ST STREET  
AND SHOREWOOD TERRACE. HIGHWAY 50 IS CLOSED DUE TO FLOODWATERS OVER  
THE HIGHWAY.  
 

 
 
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 FRI SAT SUN MON  
NEW MUNSTER 11.0 10.0 11.64 11 AM 5/24 12.1 13.7 14.5 14.2  
 
- 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  
NEW MUNSTER 11.62 10 AM 5/24 1.51 14.50 1 PM 5/26  
 
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 OCTOBER THROUGH MARCH AND FOR 24  
HOURS INTO THE FUTURE FROM APRIL THROUGH SEPTEMBER.  
 
NEW MUNSTER: 6 AM-NOON FRI MAY 24 0.45  
NEW MUNSTER: NOON-6 PM FRI MAY 24 0.34  
NEW MUNSTER: 6 PM-MIDN FRI MAY 24 0.64  
NEW MUNSTER: MIDN-6 AM SAT MAY 25 0.55  
NEW MUNSTER: 6 AM-NOON SAT MAY 25 0.03  
NEW MUNSTER: NOON-6 PM SAT MAY 25 0.00  
NEW MUNSTER: 6 PM-MIDN SAT MAY 25 0.01  
NEW MUNSTER: MIDN-6 AM SUN MAY 26 0.03  

 
 
LAT...LON 4262 8830 4262 8817 4255 8814 4246 8814 4245 8824 4255 8824  
 

 
 
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