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
320 AM CDT FRI AUG 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN TREMPEALEAU COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN...
  NORTHEASTERN BUFFALO COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL WISCONSIN...

* UNTIL 615 AM CDT

* AT 313 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. THE RADAR ESTIMATES THAT 2 TO
  3 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS NORTHERN TREMPEALEAU
  AND NORTHERN BUFFALO COUNTIES. UP TO ANOTHER 2 INCHES OF ADDITIONAL
  RAIN IS POSSIBLE THROUGH 6 AM THIS MORNING. FLASH FLOODING IS
  EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY ALONG THE BUFFALO RIVER...ELK CREEK...
  AND PIGEON CREEK.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MONDOVI...WHITEHALL...BLAIR...INDEPENDENCE...STRUM...ELEVA...GILMANTON...
  PIGEON FALLS...CHIMNEY ROCK...THE BORST VALLEY AREA...PLEASANTVILLE...
  WALEK KNOB...WICKHAM VALLEY...THE BIG SWAMP AREA...MONDOVI AIRFIELD...
  ELK CREEK...SQUARE BLUFF AND LOOKOUT.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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

&&

LAT...LON 4460 9142 4449 9117 4427 9117 4433 9151
      4459 9201

$$

JSB



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