214  
WGUS43 KMKX 191859  
FLWMKX  
 
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI  
159 PM CDT FRI APR 19 2019  
 
...FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY FOR THE  
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN WISCONSIN...  
 
WISCONSIN RIVER AT WISCONSIN DELLS AFFECTING COLUMBIA COUNTY  
 

 
WIC021-200658-  
/O.EXT.KMKX.FL.W.0053.190420T1124Z-190424T0105Z/  
/WDEW3.2.ER.190420T1124Z.190422T0600Z.190423T1905Z.NO/  
159 PM CDT FRI APR 19 2019  
   
..FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY
 
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE WISCONSIN RIVER AT WISCONSIN DELLS.  
* AT 12:15 PM FRIDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.2 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TOMORROW MORNING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 17.8 FEET BY EARLY MONDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL  
FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY TUESDAY EARLY AFTERNOON.  
* IMPACT...AT 17.6 FEET...FLOODWATERS AFFECT CABINS AND TRAILERS  
SOUTHEAST OF WISCONSIN DELLS ALONG LEVEE ROAD, VAN HOOSEN ROAD,  
INDIAN TRAIL PARKWAY, INGEBRETSON ROAD AND NORWAY ROAD. WATER FROM  
THE WISCONSIN RIVER BACKS INTO HULBURT CREEK CAUSING FLOODWATERS TO  
AFFECT THE BACKYARDS OF SOME BUSINESSES IN DOWNTOWN WISCONSIN DELLS  
NEAR HIGHWAY 13.  
 

 
 
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 SAT SUN MON TUE  
WISCONSIN DELLS 16.0 13.0 14.21 12 PM 04/19 14.6 17.3 17.7 17.6  
 
- 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  
WISCONSIN DELLS 14.28 09 AM 04/19 1.86 17.80 01 AM 04/22  
 
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.  
 
WIS. DELLS: 6 PM-MIDN FRI APR 19 0.00  
WIS. DELLS: MIDN-6 AM SAT APR 20 0.00  
WIS. DELLS: 6 AM-NOON SAT APR 20 0.00  
WIS. DELLS: NOON-6 PM SAT APR 20 0.00  
WIS. DELLS: 6 PM-MIDN SAT APR 20 0.00  
WIS. DELLS: MIDN-6 AM SUN APR 21 0.00  
WIS. DELLS: 6 AM-NOON SUN APR 21 0.00  
WIS. DELLS: NOON-6 PM SUN APR 21 0.00  

 
 
LAT...LON 4364 8982 4364 8974 4362 8973 4361 8968  
4358 8977 4362 8980  
 

 
 
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