Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1256 PM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

.Water levels continue to decrease along the Mississippi River near
McGregor. The river is expected to fall below flood stage early Sunday.

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 .

&&

IAC005-043-WIC023-043-020856-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0068.000000T0000Z-161003T0600Z/
/MCGI4.1.ER.160926T2200Z.160929T0530Z.161002T1200Z.NO/
1256 PM CDT SAT OCT 1 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At McGregor.
* until late Sunday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 12:15 PM Saturday the stage was 16.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...dropping below flood
  stage Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...The Washington Street Bridge to Saint
  Feriole Island begins to flood and is closed. Pumping operations
  are underway.

&&

LAT...LON 4321 9109 4300 9111 4298 9119 4316 9121 4324 9115

$$

Hollan



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