Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
646 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016

...FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN CHICKASAW COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN IOWA...
  SOUTHEASTERN HOWARD COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN IOWA...
  ALLAMAKEE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN IOWA...
  WINNESHIEK COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN IOWA...

* UNTIL 1245 PM CDT WEDNESDAY

* AT 645 AM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED FLASH
  FLOODING WITH WATER RESCUES ONGOING ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

  THIS IS A FLASH FLOOD EMERGENCY. THIS IS A PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS
  SITUATION. SEEK HIGHER GROUND NOW! STAY AWAY FROM FLOOD WATERS!

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  DECORAH...WAUKON...CRESCO...LANSING...POSTVILLE...CALMAR...
  OSSIAN...ELMA...NEW ALBIN...LAWLER...SPILLVILLE...FORT ATKINSON...
  HARPERS FERRY...RIDGEWAY...PROTIVIN...JERICO...HARDIN...
  ALTA VISTA...CASTALIA AND WATERVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW. THIS IS AN EXTREMELY DANGEROUS AND
LIFE-THREATENING SITUATION. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL UNLESS YOU ARE
FLEEING AN AREA SUBJECT TO FLOODING OR UNDER AN EVACUATION ORDER.

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

&&

LAT...LON 4350 9215 4350 9122 4345 9123 4341 9120
      4335 9121 4332 9111 4325 9106 4320 9112
      4315 9115 4313 9118 4308 9118 4308 9208
      4306 9208 4309 9244 4332 9246

$$

WETENKAMP



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