Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
429 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

.RUNOFF FROM RECENT RAINFALL WILL CAUSE THE KICKAPOO RIVER TO RISE
TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE AT GAYS MILLS AND STEUBEN WISCONSIN. HERE IS THE
LATEST STAGE AND FORECAST INFORMATION.

RIVER FORECASTS TAKE INTO ACCOUNT BOTH OBSERVED AND FORECAST
PRECIPITATION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE CARS INTO FLOODED AREAS. REMEMBER...IT TAKES ONLY 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 .

&&

WIC023-170029-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-140418T0000Z/
/GMIW3.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140416T1200Z.140417T0000Z.NO/
429 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT GAYS MILLS.
* UNTIL THURSDAY EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE TO NEAR 13.1 FEET THIS
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO COVER ROADS NEAR THE
  RIVER...INCLUDING SAND HILL ROAD NEAR BELL CENTER. MINOR FLOODING
  OCCURS IN AREAS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER...INCLUDING ROBB PARK IN GAYS
  MILLS.

&&

LAT...LON 4337 9085 4328 9086 4327 9082 4336 9081

$$

WIC023-170029-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0015.140417T1800Z-140418T1200Z/
/STEW3.1.ER.140417T1800Z.140417T1800Z.140417T1800Z.NO/
429 AM CDT WED APR 16 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT STEUBEN.
* FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON TO FRIDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
  CANCELLED.
* AT  3:45 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE
  THURSDAY.
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...WATER STARTS TO AFFECT BUSINESS AND
  RESIDENCES AND MINOR FLOODING AFFECTS LOWLANDS AND LOWER ROADS.

&&

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

$$




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