Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
958 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

.Water levels along the Kickapoo River in Crawford County are
expected to slowly decrease. At Gays Mills...the river has dropped
below flood stage and the Flood Warning is cancelled. At Steuben...the
river has crested this morning but remains above Flood Stage.

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 .

&&

WIC023-251528-
/O.CAN.KARX.FL.W.0025.000000T0000Z-160826T0600Z/
/GMIW3.1.ER.160824T1127Z.160824T1940Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
958 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

The Flood Warning is cancelled for
  The Kickapoo River At Gays Mills.
* At  7:00 AM Thursday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river crested below flood stage at 11.7 feet. The
  river will continue to fall to 10.2 feet by Friday morning.


$$

WIC023-260558-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0024.000000T0000Z-160826T1500Z/
/STEW3.1.ER.160824T1530Z.160825T1315Z.160825T2100Z.NO/
958 AM CDT THU AUG 25 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Steuben.
* until Friday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 AM Thursday the stage was 12.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will begin to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by this evening.
* Impact...At 12.5 feet...Water reaches the bottom support beams of
  the bridge.

&&

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

$$

Hollan



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