Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
902 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.Moderate to major flooding continues along the Kickapoo River from
Viola to Steuben.

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 .

&&

WIC103-123-231702-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0046.000000T0000Z-170725T1800Z/
/VIOW3.3.ER.000000T0000Z.170721T1000Z.170724T1800Z.NR/
902 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Viola.
* until Tuesday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  3:20 PM Saturday the stage was 16.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by Monday.
* Impact...At 16.5 feet...Highway 56 just east of Viola is closed due
  to flooding.

&&

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

$$

WIC123-231701-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0047.000000T0000Z-170726T1800Z/
/REAW3.3.ER.170720T0845Z.170721T2215Z.170726T0000Z.NR/
902 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Readstown.
* until Wednesday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Saturday the stage was 15.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by Tuesday evening.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Water is up to the bottom of the Charles
  Street Bridge.

&&

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

$$

WIC023-231701-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0048.000000T0000Z-170726T0000Z/
/SOGW3.2.ER.000000T0000Z.170722T1205Z.170725T0000Z.NO/
902 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Soldiers Grove.
* until Tuesday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  4:30 PM Saturday the stage was 16.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by Monday evening.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Water may begin to flood the park and
  campground area in the old section of town.

&&

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

$$

WIC023-231701-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0049.000000T0000Z-170727T1525Z/
/GMIW3.3.ER.170720T1750Z.170722T1300Z.170726T1525Z.NO/
902 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Gays Mills.
* until Thursday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:20 PM Saturday the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by Wednesday morning.
* 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 4336 9081 4327 9082 4328 9086 4337 9085

$$

WIC023-231701-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0050.000000T0000Z-170727T2024Z/
/STEW3.3.ER.170722T0018Z.170723T0600Z.170727T0224Z.NO/
902 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Steuben.
* until Thursday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Saturday the stage was 15.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.0 feet by
  Sunday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday
  evening.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...The town of Steuben experiences significant
  flooding.

&&

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

$$




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