Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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WGUS83 KARX 130210
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
910 PM CDT SAT APR 12 2014


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


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-WIC011-131710-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0009.140416T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/WABM5.1.ER.140416T0000Z.140417T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
910 PM CDT SAT APR 12 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT WABASHA.
* FROM TUESDAY EVENING UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
  CANCELLED.
* AT  8:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.1 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE TUESDAY EVENING AND CONTINUE
  TO RISE TO NEAR 12.5 FEET THURSDAY.
* IMPACT...AT 12.5 FEET...FLOODING OCCURS ON THE SOCCER FIELD ON
  HIAWATHA DRIVE.

&&

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

$$




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