Flood Warning
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
309 AM CDT THU SEP 22 2016

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LA CROSSE WI-
309 AM CDT THU SEP 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  A DAM FLOODGATE RELEASE IN...CENTRAL LA CROSSE COUNTY IN WEST
  CENTRAL WISCONSIN...ON THE LA CROSSE RIVER...

* UNTIL 300 PM CDT THURSDAY

* RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL HAS FORCED A DAM RELEASE AT THE LAKE
  NESHONOC DAM. THIS WILL INCREASE THE RIVER LEVELS ON THE LA CROSSE
  RIVER FROM WEST SALEM THROUGH LA CROSSE.

* THE RIVER HAS BEEN RISING ALL NIGHT AND IS ABOUT 4 FEET HIGHER
  THAT WEDNESDAY MORNING LEVELS. THE RIVER CONTINUES TO RISE.

* THE RIVER MAY FLOOD AT CERTAIN POINTS ALONG THE RIVER.

* SOME LOCATIONS ALONG THE LA CROSSE RIVER THAT MAY EXPERIENCE
  FLOODING INCLUDE...WEST SALEM...MEDARY...NORTH SIDE OF LA CROSSE...
  VETERANS MEMORIAL PARK...
  THE VALLEY VIEW MALL AREA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY. RIVER BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME
UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE.

&&

LAT...LON 4381 9125 4386 9124 4392 9108 4391 9104
      4389 9109

$$

DAB



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