Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1031 PM CDT THU JUL 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN GRANT COUNTY IN SOUTHWESTERN WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 200 AM CDT

* AT 1030 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS GRANT COUNTY. AROUND TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  PLATTEVILLE...LANCASTER...FENNIMORE...CUBA CITY...HAZEL GREEN...
  DICKEYVILLE...BEETOWN...POTOSI...MOUNT IDA...TENNYSON...UNION...
  MOUNT HOPE...SINSINAWA...AND ROCKVILLE.

EXCESSIVE RAINFALL OVER THE WARNED AREA MAY CAUSE MUD SLIDES NEAR
STEEP TERRAIN. THE MUD SLIDE CAN CONSIST OF ROCK...MUD...VEGETATION
AND OTHER LOOSE MATERIALS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU
CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 4254 9064 4258 9068 4263 9070 4264 9071
      4268 9091 4307 9090 4307 9088 4290 9043
      4251 9043 4251 9064

$$

MW


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