Flood Warning
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
126 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.Heavy rainfall has caused major rises and flooding along the Whitewater River.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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!

Campers should consider evacuating the area.

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 .

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MNC109-169-240626-
/O.NEW.KARX.FL.W.0015.160723T1826Z-160724T1938Z/
/WSPM5.2.ER.160723T1725Z.160723T2100Z.160724T0138Z.NO/
126 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

The National Weather Service in La Crosse WI has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Middle Fork Whitewater River Near Whitewater Park.
* until Sunday afternoon.
* At 12:30 PM Saturday the stage was 13.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.4 feet by
  today. The river will fall below flood stage this evening.

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LAT...LON 4402 9216 4415 9202 4415 9196 4400 9205

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Aegerter




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