Flood Warning
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
957 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

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CHICKASAW IA-HOWARD IA-FLOYD IA-
957 PM CDT TUE AUG 23 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CHICKASAW COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN IOWA...
  SOUTHERN HOWARD COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN IOWA...
  FLOYD COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL IOWA...

* UNTIL 100 AM CDT

* AT 954 PM CDT...THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL CONTINUE ACROSS
  THE AREA. TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS AND RAIN GAGES REPORT THAT OVER
  3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN SOME AREAS...WITH UP TO ANOTHER
  INCH POSSIBLE THROUGH EARLY MORNING AS STORMS CONTINUE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CHARLES CITY...NEW HAMPTON...NORA SPRINGS...ROCKFORD...ELMA...
  LAWLER...RUDD...FLOYD...MARBLE ROCK...IONIA...PROTIVIN...JERICO...
  CHICKASAW...ALTA VISTA...NORTH WASHINGTON...COLWELL...BASSETT...
  AND COUNTY ROADS 147 AND T 34 AND HOWARDS WOOD RECREATIONAL AREA.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING STREAMS AND DRAINAGES...ACKLEY CREEK...
DRY RUN...BEEMIS CREEK...BOHEMIAN CREEK...SIMPSON CREEK...BEAVER
CREEK...PETERS CREEK...LITTLE WAPSIPINICON RIVER...MEAD CREEK...
WINNEBAGO RIVER...CEDAR RIVER...WONDER CREEK...TURKEY RIVER...
WAPSIPINICON RIVER...LITTLE TURKEY CREEK...GIZZARD CREEK...SHELL ROCK
RIVER...ROCK CREEK...ELK CREEK...FLOOD CREEK...CRANE CREEK...
COLDWATER CREEK...SCHULTZ CREEK...SLOUGH CREEK...LITTLE CEDAR
RIVER...SUNKEN CREEK...EAST FORK WAPSIPINICON RIVER AND BLOODY RUN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 4321 9302 4321 9256 4324 9255 4327 9208
      4304 9208 4292 9302

$$

LAWRENCE



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