Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flash Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
748 AM CDT THU JUL 20 2017

WIC023-057-103-123-201400-
/O.CON.KARX.FF.W.0013.000000T0000Z-170720T1400Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Juneau WI-Vernon WI-Richland WI-Crawford WI-
748 AM CDT THU JUL 20 2017

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 AM CDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN JUNEAU...VERNON...RICHLAND AND NORTHEASTERN CRAWFORD
COUNTIES...

At 743 AM CDT, local law enforcement in Richand County reported that
the Pine River is out of its banks, sandbagging was occurring near
Yuba, and state highway 80 is closed at County Road D. Elsewhere,
numerous roads remain closed, with the Ontario to La Farge area
particularly hard hit because of major flooding on the Kickapoo
River. The flooding is a result of 3 to 7 inches of rain that fell
overnight.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Richland Center, Viroqua, Westby, Elroy, Hillsboro, Wonewoc,
Stoddard, Coon Valley, La Farge, Clayton, Brownsville, Germantown,
Newton, Springville, Rockbridge, Viola, Ithaca, Soldiers Grove,
Sylvan and Ontario.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 4364 9031 4355 9031 4355 9019 4325 9019
      4351 9122 4354 9125 4358 9123 4361 9127
      4371 9127 4373 9126 4373 9043 4375 9025
      4364 9010

$$

AJ


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