Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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WGUS53 KARX 170504

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1204 AM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Southeastern Buffalo County in west central Wisconsin...
  Northwestern Jackson County in west central Wisconsin...
  Central Trempealeau County in west central Wisconsin...

* Until 200 AM CDT

* At 1201 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have
  already fallen, highest from Cochrane to Independence and
  Northfield. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. An
  additional 1 to locally 2 inches is possible.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Arcadia, Whitehall, Alma, Buffalo, Blair, Independence, Buffalo
  City, Fountain City, Fairchild, Price, Hatfield, York, Northfield,
  Merrillan, Alma Center, Levis, Taylor, Waumandee, Cochrane and


Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying


LAT...LON 4413 9173 4420 9187 4427 9190 4429 9193
      4431 9191 4440 9117 4460 9117 4460 9092
      4451 9092 4451 9080 4442 9080 4442 9072
      4437 9068



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