Flood Warning
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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WGUS43 KARX 141547
FLWARX

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1047 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

.A FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT STEUBEN.

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 TAKES ONLY 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 .

&&

WIC023-150347-
/O.NEW.KARX.FL.W.0015.140417T1800Z-140420T1930Z/
/STEW3.1.ER.140417T1800Z.140419T0600Z.140420T0130Z.NO/
1047 AM CDT MON APR 14 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE WI HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT STEUBEN.
* FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON TO SUNDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT  9:45 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.9 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY THURSDAY AND CONTINUE TO RISE
  TO NEAR 12.4 FEET BY SATURDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW
  FLOOD STAGE BY SATURDAY EVENING.
* 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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