Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1210 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.The Flood Warnings continue for the Kickapoo River from Ontario
to Steuben. While the river continues to fall from Ontario to
Viola, ongoing and forecast rainfall could lead to additional
rises at these locations. There is uncertainty with rainfall
amounts and locations through tonight, so be sure to keep up
to date with the latest river forecasts.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes two
feet of water to float most automobiles, including sport utility
vehicles. Turn Around, Don`t Drown!

Additional river and weather information is available at...
http://www.weather.gov/lacrosse .

&&

WIC081-123-220810-
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/ONTW3.3.ER.170720T0634Z.170721T0150Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1210 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Ontario.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5:05 AM Friday the stage was 17.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

&&

LAT...LON 4381 9051 4368 9057 4368 9061 4382 9061

$$

WIC103-123-220810-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-170724T0000Z/
/LAFW3.3.ER.170720T0956Z.170721T0215Z.170723T0600Z.NR/
1210 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At La Farge.
* until Sunday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 AM Friday the stage was 13.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Some roads are under water and several
  residences and businesses are affected. However the majority of the
  people in town are still dry.

&&

LAT...LON 4368 9057 4353 9064 4354 9070 4368 9061

$$

WIC103-123-220810-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-170726T1200Z/
/VIOW3.3.ER.000000T0000Z.170721T1000Z.170725T1200Z.NR/
1210 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Viola.
* until Wednesday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:27 AM Friday the stage was 19.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 20.0 feet by
  today. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday morning.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Water reaches the underside of the bridge,
  and the bridge begins to act as a dam holding back water.

&&

LAT...LON 4353 9064 4347 9066 4346 9072 4348 9073 4354 9070

$$

WIC123-220810-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-170727T1500Z/
/REAW3.3.ER.170720T0845Z.170721T1800Z.170726T2100Z.NR/
1210 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Readstown.
* until Thursday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 AM Friday the stage was 18.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.0 feet by
  today. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Some homes along the river may experience
  flooding.

&&

LAT...LON 4346 9072 4341 9077 4341 9079 4347 9078 4348 9073

$$

WIC023-220810-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0048.000000T0000Z-170727T0430Z/
/SOGW3.3.ER.000000T0000Z.170722T0600Z.170726T0430Z.NR/
1210 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Soldiers Grove.
* until Wednesday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:08 AM Friday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 20.0 feet by
  Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday
  evening.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Significant flooding occurs in the older
  parts of town.

&&

LAT...LON 4341 9077 4339 9077 4336 9081 4337 9085 4341 9079

$$

WIC023-220810-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-170728T1900Z/
/GMIW3.3.ER.170720T1750Z.170722T1200Z.170727T1900Z.NR/
1210 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Gays Mills.
* until Friday July 28...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:00 AM Friday the stage was 15.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 20.0 feet by
  Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Water can be expected in the town of Gays
  Mills with depth possibly reaching two feet in places.

&&

LAT...LON 4336 9081 4327 9082 4328 9086 4337 9085

$$

WIC023-220810-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0050.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/STEW3.3.ER.170721T1657Z.170722T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
1210 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Steuben.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:45 AM Friday the stage was 11.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by this morning and continue to
  rise to near 18.0 feet by Saturday.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Water is several feet deep in buildings
  located along Highway 179.

&&

LAT...LON 4327 9082 4308 9085 4306 9092 4315 9091 4328 9086

$$

Aegerter



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