Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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

.The Flood Warnings continue for the Kickapoo River from Ontario
to 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 .

&&

WIC081-123-221659-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/ONTW3.3.ER.170720T0634Z.170721T0150Z.000000T0000Z.NR/
859 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  8:47 PM Friday the stage was 16.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

&&

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

$$

WIC103-123-221658-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0045.000000T0000Z-170723T1200Z/
/LAFW3.3.ER.170720T0956Z.170721T0215Z.170722T1800Z.NR/
859 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At La Farge.
* until Sunday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:15 PM Friday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by Saturday.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Agricultural land adjacent to the river is
  flooded and minor flooding affects some residences and commercial
  properties. Water may also go over Highway 131 south of La Farge
  near Ski Hill Road, and also over Winchell Valley Road at Bridge 8.

&&

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

$$

WIC103-123-221658-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-170726T0130Z/
/VIOW3.3.ER.000000T0000Z.170721T1000Z.170725T0130Z.NR/
859 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Viola.
* until Tuesday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:50 PM Friday the stage was 19.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by Monday evening.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Water goes over Main Street in Viola. There
  is a potential for serious damage in town.

&&

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

$$

WIC123-221658-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-170727T1400Z/
/REAW3.3.ER.170720T0845Z.170721T2215Z.170726T2000Z.NR/
859 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  8:00 PM Friday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by 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

$$

WIC023-221658-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0048.000000T0000Z-170727T0000Z/
/SOGW3.3.ER.000000T0000Z.170722T0600Z.170726T0000Z.NO/
859 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  6:44 PM Friday the stage was 18.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.6 feet by
  Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday
  evening.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Water begins to flow over the low end of the
  Highway 131 Bridge.

&&

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

$$

WIC023-221658-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-170728T0900Z/
/GMIW3.3.ER.170720T1750Z.170722T1200Z.170727T0900Z.NR/
859 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  7:00 PM Friday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.7 feet by
  Saturday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday
  morning.
* 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

$$

WIC023-221658-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0050.000000T0000Z-170729T0600Z/
/STEW3.3.ER.170722T0018Z.170723T0000Z.170728T1200Z.NR/
859 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Steuben.
* until Saturday July 29...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Friday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 17.6 feet by
  Saturday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Friday
  morning.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...The town of Steuben experiences significant
  flooding.

&&

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

$$




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