Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
920 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

.The Flood Warning continue for the Upper Iowa River near 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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IAC005-261720-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0022.000000T0000Z-160827T1720Z/
/DCHI4.3.ER.160824T0746Z.160825T0145Z.160826T2320Z.NR/
920 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Upper Iowa River near Dorchester along Highway 76.
* until Saturday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:00 PM Thursday the stage was 18.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by Friday evening.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Iowa Highway 76 is overtopped just north of
  the gage site.

&&

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

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