Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
756 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

.Flooding continues along the Kickapoo River.

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 .

&&

WIC103-123-240356-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0058.000000T0000Z-160924T1045Z/
/LAFW3.3.ER.160922T0748Z.160922T0945Z.160923T1645Z.NR/
756 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At La Farge.
* until late tonight...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 AM Friday the stage was 12.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by this morning.
* 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 9061 4354 9070 4353 9064 4368 9057

$$

WIC103-123-240355-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-160926T0400Z/
/VIOW3.3.ER.160922T0751Z.160922T2010Z.160925T0400Z.NR/
756 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Viola.
* until Sunday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:07 AM Friday the stage was 18.6 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 Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Water is flowing over Highway 56 east of
  Viola.

&&

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

$$

WIC123-240355-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-160926T2015Z/
/REAW3.3.ER.160922T0634Z.160923T0645Z.160926T0215Z.NR/
756 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Readstown.
* until Monday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:00 AM Friday the stage was 17.8 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 Sunday evening.

&&

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

$$

WIC023-240355-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0048.000000T0000Z-160926T1617Z/
/SOGW3.2.ER.000000T0000Z.160923T1202Z.160925T1617Z.NO/
756 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Soldiers Grove.
* until Monday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  7:02 AM Friday the stage was 17.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by Sunday morning.

&&

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

$$

WIC023-240355-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-160927T2200Z/
/GMIW3.3.ER.000000T0000Z.160923T1800Z.160926T2200Z.NO/
756 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Gays Mills.
* until Tuesday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to rise to near 17.3 feet today.
* 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 4337 9085 4328 9086 4327 9082 4336 9081

$$

WIC023-240355-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0050.000000T0000Z-160928T1912Z/
/STEW3.3.ER.160922T0730Z.160924T0000Z.160928T0112Z.NO/
756 AM CDT FRI SEP 23 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Steuben.
* until Wednesday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  6:45 AM Friday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.7 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday evening.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...The town of Steuben experiences significant
  flooding.

&&

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

$$

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