Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
928 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

.The Flood Warning continues for the Kickapoo River at Gays Mills
and Steuben.

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 .

&&

WIC023-251728-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-160826T0600Z/
/GMIW3.1.ER.160824T1127Z.160824T1940Z.160825T0600Z.NO/
928 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Gays Mills.
* until late Thursday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 2:40 PM Wednesday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Water begins to cover roads near the river,
  including Sand Hill Road near Bell Center. Minor flooding occurs in
  areas adjacent to the river, including Robb Park in Gays Mills.

&&

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

$$

WIC023-251728-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-160826T0400Z/
/STEW3.1.ER.160824T1530Z.160825T0600Z.160825T1000Z.NO/
928 PM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Steuben.
* until Thursday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Wednesday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.4 feet by
  Thursday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  morning.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Water starts to affect business and
  residences and minor flooding affects lowlands and lower roads.

&&

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

$$



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