Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
925 PM CDT TUE JUN 23 2015

.Recent heavy rains have brought water levels along the Cedar River
up quite a bit this week.

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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IAC067-241725-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-150625T1734Z/
/CCYI4.1.ER.000000T0000Z.150624T0600Z.150624T2334Z.NO/
925 PM CDT TUE JUN 23 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Cedar River At Charles City.
* until Thursday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.4 feet by
  Wednesday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
  evening.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Barricading of streets begin and the
  intersection of Riverside and Illinois Streets may be flooded.

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LAT...LON 4321 9286 4321 9273 4301 9255 4293 9255 4304 9273

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