Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
906 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

.THE COMBINATION OF RECENT RUNOFF FROM SNOW MELT AND RAINFALL WILL
CAUSE THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AT WABASHA
MINNESOTA AND MCGREGOR IOWA. HERE IS THE LATEST STAGE AND FORECAST
INFORMATION.

RIVER FORECASTS TAKE INTO ACCOUNT BOTH OBSERVED AND FORECAST
PRECIPITATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...



DO NOT DRIVE CARS INTO FLOODED AREAS. REMEMBER...IT TAKES ONLY 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 .

&&

MNC157-WIC011-151706-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0009.140417T0600Z-140420T1800Z/
/WABM5.1.RS.140417T0600Z.140418T0600Z.140420T0000Z.NO/
906 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT WABASHA.
* FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO SUNDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE
  WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  6:00 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.4 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE THURSDAY MORNING AND RISE TO
  NEAR 12.1 FEET FRIDAY. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE
  SATURDAY.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...THE RIVER AFFECTS LOW LYING AREAS.

&&

LAT...LON 4445 9207 4442 9200 4435 9192 4433 9200 4439 9209

$$

IAC005-043-WIC023-043-151706-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0010.140418T1800Z-000000T0000Z/
/MCGI4.1.RS.140418T1800Z.140420T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
906 PM CDT MON APR 14 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT MCGREGOR.
* FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING
  IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:45 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY AND RISE TO
  NEAR 16.7 FEET SUNDAY. ADDITIONAL RISES ARE POSSIBLE
  THEREAFTER.
* IMPACT...AT 16.5 FEET...WATER MAY BEGIN TO GO OVER THE ROAD COVERING
  PART OF HIGHWAY C NEAR HIGHWAY 18.

&&

LAT...LON 4321 9109 4300 9111 4298 9119 4316 9121 4324 9115

$$




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