Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1112 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

.The Flood Warning continues for the Black River from Black River
Falls to near Galesville.

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 .

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WIC053-230812-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170224T1938Z/
/BRFW3.2.ER.170221T0811Z.170221T2000Z.170224T0138Z.NO/
1112 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Black River Falls.
* until Friday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Wednesday the stage was 50.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 47.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall and will drop below
  flood stage Thursday evening.

&&

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

$$

WIC063-121-230811-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0003.170223T1320Z-170227T0130Z/
/GALW3.2.ER.170223T1320Z.170224T1200Z.170226T0730Z.NO/
1112 AM CST WED FEB 22 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River Near Galesville.
* from Thursday morning to Sunday evening...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 10:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 8.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Thursday morning and continue
  to rise to near 13.4 feet by Friday morning. The river will fall
  below flood stage by Sunday morning.
* 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

$$




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