Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
214 PM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

...SHOWERS AND STORMS INTO SATURDAY...HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE....

.MORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY. THE STRONGER STORMS WILL PRODUCE HEAVY DOWNPOURS. AN
ADDITIONAL 1 TO LOCALLY 3 INCHES IS POSSIBLE. WITH RECENT RAINS
ALREADY RESULTING IN FLOODING ACROSS PARTS OF THE REGION, ANY
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO MORE FLOODING. DO NOT CROSS
FLOODED ROADS. IF YOU LIVE BY RIVERS OR STREAMS, BE PREPARED TO
MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IF WATER LEVELS START TO RISE.

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WABASHA-BUFFALO-TREMPEALEAU-JACKSON-MONROE-JUNEAU-ADAMS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WABASHA...ALMA...ARCADIA...WHITEHALL...
BLACK RIVER FALLS...SPARTA...TOMAH...MAUSTON...FRIENDSHIP
214 PM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH 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 SATURDAY EVENING

* 1 TO LOCALLY 3 INCHES OF ADDITIONAL RAINFALL.

* ADDITIONAL FLOODING IS LIKELY WITH HEAVY RAIN. WITH GROUNDS
  SATURATED, EXPECT RUNOFF TO RESULT IN RISES ON AREA WATERWAYS.

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.

&&

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RIECK



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