Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
908 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

.Recent rainfall along with melting snow will cause rises along the
Kickapoo River. Minor flooding will be possible from Viola to Readstown.

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 .

&&

WIC103-123-221808-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0004.170222T1630Z-170224T0000Z/
/VIOW3.1.ER.170222T1630Z.170222T1800Z.170223T0000Z.NO/
908 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Viola.
* from Wednesday morning to Thursday evening...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is forecast to rise to near 14.1 feet
  Wednesday.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Minor flooding occurs in areas near the
  river, including Banker Park in Viola. Flooding also affects low
  lying agricultural land.

&&

LAT...LON 4354 9070 4348 9073 4346 9072 4347 9066 4353 9064

$$

WIC123-221808-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0005.170223T1500Z-170224T1900Z/
/REAW3.1.ER.170223T1500Z.170223T1800Z.170224T0100Z.NO/
908 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Kickapoo River At Readstown.
* from Thursday morning to Friday afternoon...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 8.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage Thursday morning and continue
  to rise to near 11.2 feet by Thursday afternoon. The river is expected to
  fall below flood stage Thursday evening.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...The park along the river begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4348 9073 4347 9078 4341 9079 4341 9077 4346 9072

$$

Hollan



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