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Flood Warning
Issued: 10:33 AM CDT Mar. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the sugar river at Brodhead.
* At 8:00 am Monday the stage was 6.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 5.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
tonight.
* Impact... at 6.0 feet... some roads are flooded about 6 miles
downstream in Avon township of Rock County. In the Avon bottoms
area of Rock County, flooding is occurring in sugar River Park. In
Illinois, Winslow Rd is threatened near the river between Durand
and Shirland. Low lying areas of sugar shores camping resort may be
inundated.


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 Mon Tue Wed Thu
Brodhead 5.0 4.5 6.05 08 am 03/18 5.3 4.1 3.5 3.2

- 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
Brodhead 10.06 09 PM 03/15 -2.04 5.70 01 PM 03/18

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.

Brodhead: 6 am-noon Mon Mar 18 0.00
brodhead: noon-6 PM Mon Mar 18 0.00
brodhead: 6 PM-midn Mon Mar 18 0.00
brodhead: midn-6 am Tue Mar 19 0.00
brodhead: 6 am-noon Tue Mar 19 0.00
brodhead: noon-6 PM Tue Mar 19 0.00
brodhead: 6 PM-midn Tue Mar 19 0.00
brodhead: midn-6 am Wed Mar 20 0.00

Lat... Lon 4263 8944 4266 8937 4257 8932 4248 8919
      4241 8921 4249 8938




1033 am CDT Mon Mar 18 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pecatonica River at Martintown.
* At 9:00 am Monday the stage was 20.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.5 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
Thursday early afternoon.
* Impact... at 21.0 feet... some homes in the Martintown area have
floodwaters in their basements and first floors. Martintown Road
and West River Road in the Martintown area are flooded. Hwy 11,
Highway mm and west indies Road upstream in Browntown are flooded.
Highway 73 about 1 mile downstream in Winslow Illinois is flooded.
This level is the 10 percent chance flood meaning there is a 10
percent chance of the river reaching this level in any given year.


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 Mon Tue Wed Thu
Martintown 13.5 9.5 20.53 09 am 03/18 19.5 16.7 14.5 13.2

- 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
Martintown 22.41 05 PM 03/16 -1.43 20.20 01 PM 03/18

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.

Martintown: 6 am-noon Mon Mar 18 0.00
martintown: noon-6 PM Mon Mar 18 0.00
martintown: 6 PM-midn Mon Mar 18 0.00
martintown: midn-6 am Tue Mar 19 0.00
martintown: 6 am-noon Tue Mar 19 0.00
martintown: noon-6 PM Tue Mar 19 0.00
martintown: 6 PM-midn Tue Mar 19 0.00
martintown: midn-6 am Wed Mar 20 0.00

Lat... Lon 4272 8992 4272 8984 4263 8980 4251 8970
      4251 8988 4260 8993




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