Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
512 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.Flooding continues along the Upper Iowa River at Dorchester.

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 .

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IAC005-250112-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0063.000000T0000Z-160926T0112Z/
/DCHI4.2.ER.160922T0951Z.160922T1630Z.160925T0712Z.NO/
512 AM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Upper Iowa River At Dorchester Hwy 76.
* until Sunday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  4:00 AM Saturday the stage was 14.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* The river will continue rising to near 15.0 feet by this
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Significant agricultural flooding begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4341 9161 4334 9161 4339 9152 4343 9123 4350 9125

$$




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