Flood Warning
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1055 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017

.Forecast rainfall combined with melting snow will create considerable
runoff over ground that is either highly saturated or still frozen.
Significant river rises are expected to occur along the Black River near
Black River Falls, and the river is expected to rise above flood stage
by Tuesday morning.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast


If you live in a threatened area, be alert for high or rising water,
and be ready to move to higher ground if necessary.

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!

Stay tuned to your favorite source of weather information, including
NOAA Weather Radio, for later statements.

Additional river and weather information is available at...
http://www.weather.gov/lacrosse .


1055 AM CST MON FEB 20 2017

The National Weather Service in La Crosse WI has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Black River At Black River Falls.
* from late tonight to Friday afternoon.
* At  9:15 AM Monday the stage was 39.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 47.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Tuesday morning and continue
  to rise to near 52.5 feet Tuesday night. The river is expected to
  fall below flood stage Thursday night.


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



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