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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:58 PM CDT Aug. 21, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the sugar river at Brodhead.
* At 8:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 3.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river is forecast to rise above flood stage early
Wednesday afternoon, crest near 7.9 feet Friday afternoon and fall
below flood stage Saturday night.
* Impact... at 8.0 feet... floodwaters are over Highway T in Rock
County, and there is flooding in sugar River Park in the Avon
bottoms area of Rock County. There is widespread agricultural and
lowland flooding in the Brodhead area.


Lat... Lon 4267 8950 4267 8933 4259 8930 4249 8922 4249 8942 4261 8951



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 Wed Thu Fri Sat

Blanchardville 11.0 9.0 11.38 8 PM 8/21 10.6 5.4 5.3 5.3
Brodhead 5.0 4.5 3.56 8 PM 8/21 5.6 7.4 7.8 6.0

- 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

Blanchardville 11.38 8 PM 8/21 5.88 12.10 7 am 8/22
Brodhead 3.56 8 PM 8/21 1.52 7.90 1 PM 8/24

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 September.

Blanchardville: 6 PM-midn Tue Aug 21 0.00
blanchardville: midn-6 am Wed Aug 22 0.00
blanchardville: 6 am-noon Wed Aug 22 0.00
blanchardville: noon-6 PM Wed Aug 22 0.00
blanchardville: 6 PM-midn Wed Aug 22 0.00
blanchardville: midn-6 am Thu Aug 23 0.00
blanchardville: 6 am-noon Thu Aug 23 0.00
blanchardville: noon-6 PM Thu Aug 23 0.00

Brodhead: 6 PM-midn Tue Aug 21 0.00
brodhead: midn-6 am Wed Aug 22 0.00
brodhead: 6 am-noon Wed Aug 22 0.00
brodhead: noon-6 PM Wed Aug 22 0.00
brodhead: 6 PM-midn Wed Aug 22 0.00