Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
453 AM CDT SAT JUL 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Milwaukee/Sullivan has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Lafayette County in south central Wisconsin...
  Southern Iowa County in south central Wisconsin...

* Until 1000 AM CDT

* At 447 AM CDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
  that heavy rain of 3 to 6 inches has fallen over the area.
  Additional rainfall of up to an inch is possible this morning.
  Flash flooding is ongoing in the warned area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Mineral Point, Darlington, Shullsburg, Belmont, Benton, Argyle,
  Blanchardville, Somers, Wiota, Linden, New Diggings, South Wayne,
  Lamont, Rewey, Hollandale, Gratiot, Yellowstone Lake St Park,
  Platte Mounds, Lead Mine and London.


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

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

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.

Flooding is occurring or is imminent. It is important to know where
you are relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become
killers in heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or


LAT...LON 4295 9042 4293 8984 4251 8984 4251 9043



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