Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI
FGUS73 KARX 201707
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1107 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017
...Flooding possible along The Black River at Galesville...and the
Trempealeau River at Dodge...
Forecast rainfall combined with melting snow will create considerable
runoff over ground that is either highly saturated or still frozen,
which is expected to result in rising water levels. Should this forecast
materialize, flooding will be possible in these areas.
Black River at Galesville...The stage this morning was 5.17 feet.
Flood stage is 12.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise above flood
stage Wednesday night, and crest near 13.7 feet Friday morning. This
would result in Moderate flooding.
Trempealeau River at Dodge...The stage this morning was 6.53 feet.
Flood stage is 9.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise above flood
stage Tuesday evening, and crest near 9.3 feet Thursday morning. This
would result in Minor flooding.