Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1024 PM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

...HEAVY RAIN AT TIMES TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY...

.SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA
TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY. WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS AROUND AN INCH
ARE EXPECTED...BUT SOME LOCALLY HEAVY RAINS COULD PUSH THESE
TOTALS TO AROUND 3 INCHES. WITH RECENT RAINS ALREADY RESULTING IN
SOME FLOODING...THIS ADDITIONAL RAINFALL COULD LEAD TO MORE
FLOODING. IF YOU LIVE BY RIVERS OR STREAMS...BE PREPARED TO MOVE
TO HIGHER GROUND IF WATER LEVELS START TO RISE. DO NOT DRIVE INTO
FLOOD WATERS.

MNZ079-WIZ032>034-042>044-201130-
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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
1024 PM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY 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 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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