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Lat: 43.08N, Lon: 89.38W
Wx Zone: WIZ063 CWA Used: MKX

Wisconsin Drought Monitor

The Wisconsin Drought monitor is a subset of the United States Monitor, issued every Thursday morning, based on drought conditions the previous Tuesday. The map below shows the current drought level around the state, and the percent of Wisconsin land area in each drought level compared to the previous week.

Read an explanation of the drought intensities and what they mean.

Wisconsin Drought Monitor

Wisconsin Hydrologic Information Statement

Note that if drought conditions are not being experienced, or in the case of river flooding or heavy rain, this statement may be used to indicate river flows or flood potential.

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HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
352 PM CDT WED JUN 10 2015

...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING...

A WIDESPREAD ONE AND ONE HALF TO NEARLY THREE INCHES OF RAIN IS
EXPECTED ROUGHLY NORTH OF A LINE FROM MINERAL POINT...TO
MADISON...TO SHEBOYGAN BETWEEN THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND FRIDAY
MORNING. EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS COULD PRODUCE LOCALLY HIGHER
AMOUNTS.

THE AXIS OF HIGHEST PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED TO BE ACROSS
CENTRAL WISCONSIN. THE RIVERS DOWNSTREAM IN THE HIGHLIGHTED AREA
OF THIS HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT MAY BE IMPACTED BY RISING LEVELS FROM
FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND. THERE IS A HEIGHTENED CONCERN FOR
BANKFULL RISES AND MINOR FLOODING ON SOME STREAMS AND RIVERS
ACROSS THE AREA.

THE HEAVY RAIN MAY ALSO CAUSE URBAN FLOODING AND PONDING OF WATER
ON AREA ROADWAYS. MOTORISTS SHOULD SLOW DOWN IF THEY ENCOUNTER
HEAVY RAIN OR WATER ON THE ROADS...AND SHOULD NEVER ATTEMPT TO
DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.

STAY TUNED TO LATER FORECASTS AND STATEMENTS CONCERNING THIS
DEVELOPING HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLOODING EVENT.

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