Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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

.The Flood Warning continues for the Turkey River at Elkader and
Garber.

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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IAC043-261718-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-160829T0630Z/
/EKDI4.3.ER.160824T1906Z.160826T1800Z.160828T1230Z.NR/
918 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Turkey River At Elkader.
* until late Sunday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Thursday the stage was 17.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to 25.5 to 27.0 feet by
  Friday afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
  morning.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 9161 4293 9161 4280 9136 4284 9134 4294 9146

$$

IAC043-261718-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-160829T0212Z/
/GRBI4.3.ER.160825T2002Z.160827T0000Z.160828T0812Z.NO/
918 PM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Turkey River At Garber.
* until Sunday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Thursday the stage was 17.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 26.5 to 28.0 feet
  by   Friday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday
  morning.
* Impact...At 26.0 feet...The earthen levee at Elkport is threatened,
  just upstream of Garber.

&&

LAT...LON 4280 9136 4284 9134 4269 9096 4272 9131

$$



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