Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1048 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

.RECENT RAINFALL HAS CAUSED RIVER LEVELS ALONG THE KICKAPOO RIVER
FROM VIOLA DOWNSTREAM TO STEUBEN WISCONSIN TO RISE. FLOOD WARNINGS
REMAIN IN EFFECT AT THESE LOCATIONS.

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 .

&&

WIC103-123-160648-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0012.000000T0000Z-140416T1255Z/
/VIOW3.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140415T1225Z.140415T1255Z.NO/
1048 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT VIOLA.
* UNTIL WEDNESDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  7:25 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL...DROPPING BELOW FLOOD
  STAGE BY THIS EVENING.
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OCCURS IN AREAS NEAR THE
  RIVER...INCLUDING BANKER PARK IN VIOLA. FLOODING ALSO AFFECTS LOW
  LYING AGRICULTURAL LAND.

&&

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

$$

WIC023-123-160648-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-140417T0600Z/
/REAW3.1.ER.140416T1200Z.140416T1200Z.140416T1200Z.NO/
1048 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT READSTOWN.
* UNTIL LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT 10:00 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.2 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE
  WEDNESDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...THE PARK ALONG THE RIVER BEGINS TO FLOOD.

&&

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

$$

WIC023-123-160648-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0013.140417T0600Z-140418T0600Z/
/SOGW3.1.ER.140417T0600Z.140417T0600Z.140417T0600Z.NO/
1048 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT SOLDIERS GROVE.
* FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO LATE THURSDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE
  WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  7:28 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE
  THURSDAY MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...FLOODING OF LOWLAND SWAMPS AND FARMLAND NEAR
  THE RIVER OCCURS.

&&

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

$$

WIC023-160648-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0014.140417T0600Z-140419T0000Z/
/GMIW3.1.ER.140417T0600Z.140417T1800Z.140418T0000Z.NO/
1048 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT GAYS MILLS.
* FROM LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT TO FRIDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING
  IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8:00 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE
  TO RISE TO NEAR 13.1 FEET BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY EVENING.
* 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

$$

WIC023-160648-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0015.140417T1800Z-140418T1800Z/
/STEW3.1.ER.140417T1800Z.140417T1800Z.140418T0000Z.NO/
1048 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT STEUBEN.
* FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON TO FRIDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING
  IS CANCELLED.
* AT  9:45 AM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE
  THURSDAY.
* 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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