Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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WGUS63 KARX 200906
FFAARX

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
406 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...LOCALIZED FLOODING POSSIBLE TODAY...

.SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA
TODAY. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE.
WITH RECENT RAINS ALREADY RESULTING IN SOME FLOODING...THIS
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO MORE FLOODING CONCERNS. IF YOU
LIVE BY A RIVER OR STREAM...BE PREPARED TO MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND
IF WATER LEVELS START TO RISE. DO NOT DRIVE INTO FLOOD WATERS.

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
WABASHA-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-MONROE-JUNEAU-ADAMS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WABASHA...ALMA...ARCADIA...WHITEHALL...
BLACK RIVER FALLS...SPARTA...TOMAH...MAUSTON...FRIENDSHIP
406 AM CDT SAT AUG 20 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA AND WISCONSIN...INCLUDING THE
  FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA...WABASHA. IN
  WISCONSIN...ADAMS...BUFFALO...JACKSON...JUNEAU...MONROE AND
  TREMPEALEAU.

* THROUGH TODAY

* ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1 TO 2 INCHES POSSIBLE.

* WITH GROUNDS SATURATED...EXPECT RUNOFF TO RESULT IN RISES ON
  AREA WATERWAYS.  THIS COULD AGGRAVATE THE FLOODING THAT IS
  ALREADY ONGOING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

BOYNE/JRW


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