Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1042 AM CDT THU SEP 22 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...

  Yellow River at Babcock affecting Wood County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you encounter a flooded area...turn around and find an alternate
route.  Turn Around...Do Not Drown.

&&

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1042 AM CDT THU SEP 22 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Yellow River at Babcock.
* from this afternoon to Saturday afternoon...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Thursday the stage was 9.5 feet and rising rapidly.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...rise above flood stage by late this afternoon and
  continue to rise to near 17.4 feet by tomorrow morning. The river
  will fall below flood stage by tomorrow late evening.
* At 17.0 feet...Highway 80 is closed near the town of Babcock.
  Widespread wooded land along the river is flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4441 9019 4441 9007 4425 9007 4425 9019


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