Flood warning continues along the Wisconsin River at 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.

* from this morning to Monday morning.

* At 10:10 AM Wednesday the flow was 21599 cfs.

* Flood stage is 30000 cfs.

* Moderate flooding is forecast.

* Forecast…Rise above flood stage by Thursday morning and continue to rise to a flow near 42400 cfs by Thursday evening. The river will fall below flood stage by Sunday.

* Impact…At 40000.0 cfs…Several roads are closed downstream of the dam.



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 .