Rock River Dropping Slightly

Rock River Dropping Slightly

The Rock River at Watertown, again, dropped slightly. It measured 5.2 feet at 5:00 this morning, still in the minor flooding stage. Its expected to be in the action stage next Thursday.

Jefferson dropped slightly to 11.08 feet. Moderate flooding is 11 feet. its expected to be in the minor flooding stage later today, and the action stage on Monday.

The Rock at Fort Atkinson finally dropped below its peak of 17.2 feet. It measured 17.05 feet at 5:00 this morning, hovering between moderate and minor flooding. Its predicted to be in minor flooding later today, and hit the action stage next Thursday.

Lake Koshkonong is still in the major flooding stage of 11.5 feet, but barely. It measured 11.52 feet this morning, and is predicted to be in the moderate flooding stage by tomorrow.

The National Weather Service says its forecasts take into account past precipitation, and expected precipitation for the next 24 hours.