Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1029 AM CST THU FEB 23 2017


.Melting snow, along with recent rainfall, has caused river levels to
rise above flood stage. Here is the latest stage and forecast
information.

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 .

&&

WIC053-240729-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170224T2015Z/
/BRFW3.2.ER.170221T0811Z.170221T2000Z.170224T0215Z.NO/
1029 AM CST THU FEB 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Black River Falls.
* until Friday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Thursday the stage was 48.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 47.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by this evening.
* Impact...At 47.0 feet...Some rural roads may begin to flood
  including county Highway VV downstream near the La Crosse County
  line.

&&

LAT...LON 4437 9080 4413 9100 4411 9097 4417 9088 4435 9075

$$

WIC063-121-240729-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-170227T0000Z/
/GALW3.2.ER.170223T0609Z.170223T1545Z.170226T0600Z.NO/
1029 AM CST THU FEB 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River Near Galesville.
* until Sunday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:45 AM Thursday the stage was 13.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will hold nearly steady into tonight and
  then start dropping Friday morning...Dropping below flood stage
  by Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flooding mainly impacts wildlands and
  agricultural pasture land. However the approach to the south end of
  the County Road VV Bridge over the Black River may be flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4413 9100 4407 9133 4395 9138 4393 9135 4411 9097

$$




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