Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
443 AM CST THU FEB 23 2017

.The recent rainfall along with snow melt has pushed river levels
above flood stage along portions of the Yellow River in
central Wisconsin and the Black River in west-central Wisconsin.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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!

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

&&

WIC053-240143-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170224T0720Z/
/BRFW3.2.ER.170221T0811Z.170221T2000Z.170223T1320Z.NO/
443 AM CST THU FEB 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Black River Falls.
* until late tonight...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  3:15 AM Thursday the stage was 48.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 47.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage this morning.
* Impact...At 47.0 feet...Some rural roads may begin to flood
  including county Highway VV downstream near the La Crosse County
  line.

&&

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

$$

WIC063-121-240143-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0003.170223T1039Z-170226T1800Z/
/GALW3.2.ER.170223T0609Z.170224T0600Z.170226T0000Z.NO/
443 AM CST THU FEB 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River Near Galesville.
* until Sunday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  3:45 AM Thursday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.3 feet by
  Friday morning. The river will fall below flood stage Saturday
  evening.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flooding mainly impacts wildlands and
  agricultural pasture land. However the approach to the south end of
  the County Road VV Bridge over the Black River may be flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4413 9100 4407 9133 4395 9138 4393 9135 4411 9097

$$

WIC057-240143-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0006.170223T1200Z-170301T1200Z/
/NCAW3.2.ER.170223T1200Z.170224T1200Z.170228T1800Z.UU/
443 AM CST THU FEB 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Yellow River AT Necedah.
* until Wednesday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  3:30 AM Thursday the stage was 12.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage this morning and continue to
  rise to near 17.8 feet by Friday morning. The river will fall below
  flood stage by Tuesday.

&&

LAT...LON 4415 9009 4415 9014 4395 9006 4396 9003

$$




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