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
1251 AM CDT SUN JUL 17 2016

...FLASH FLOODING POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT...

.A LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SOUTHERN MINNESOTA
WILL DROP SLOWLY SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE REGION OVERNIGHT. THIS LINE
WILL PRODUCE SOME HEAVY RAIN WITH AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
POSSIBLE. THIS HEAVY RAIN COULD CAUSE SOME FLASH FLOODING TO OCCUR
OVER NORTHEAST IOWA INTO PORTIONS OF SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA.

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-ALLAMAKEE-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-
CLAYTON-MOWER-FILLMORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OSAGE...CRESCO...DECORAH...WAUKON...
CHARLES CITY...NEW HAMPTON...OELWEIN...ELKADER...AUSTIN...PRESTON
1251 AM CDT SUN JUL 17 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF IOWA AND SOUTHEAST
  MINNESOTA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN IOWA...
  ALLAMAKEE...CHICKASAW...CLAYTON...FAYETTE...FLOYD...HOWARD...
  MITCHELL AND WINNESHIEK. IN SOUTHEAST MINNESOTA...FILLMORE AND
  MOWER.

* UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING

* THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAIN WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA
  OVERNIGHT. WITH SOME OF THESE STORMS MOVING OVER THE SAME
  LOCATIONS...RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES COULD OCCUR. THESE
  HEAVY RAINS COULD CAUSE SOME LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING TO OCCUR.

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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