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Adams County Sheriff's Office
Thursday October 11th, 2018 :: 09:11 p.m. CDT

Alert

Flood Warning until 10:52PM Sunday

A flood warning continues for Castle Rock Dam. River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast precipitation. The Flood Warning continues for The Wisconsin River at Castle Rock Dam.

* At 8:10 PM Thursday the flow was 28821 cfs.

* Flood stage is 30000 cfs.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Friday morning and continue to rise to a flow near 33000 cfs by Friday. The river will fall below flood stage by Sunday morning.

* Impact...At 30000.0 cfs...Localized flooding occurs near Highway Z downstream of the dam.

* AFFECTED AREAS: ADAMS, WI ... JUNEAU, WI

Instructions:

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes two feet of water to float most automobiles, including sport utility vehicles. Turn Around, Don't Drown! Additional river and weather information is available at... http://www.weather.gov/lacrosse .

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Address/Location
Adams County Sheriff's Office
301 Adams St
Friendship, WI 53934

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 608-339-3304

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flood Warning

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