Flood Warning
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
838 PM CST THU FEB 23 2017

.Forecast precipitation is expected to cause a significan rise on
the Turkey river at Elkader. Here is the latest stage and forecast
information.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you live in a threatened area, be alert for high or rising water,
and be ready to move to higher ground if necessary.

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!

Stay tuned to your favorite source of weather information, including
NOAA Weather Radio, for later statements.

Additional river and weather information is available at...
http://www.weather.gov/lacrosse .

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IAC043-241438-
/O.NEW.KARX.FL.W.0008.170226T0200Z-170227T1200Z/
/EKDI4.1.ER.170226T0200Z.170226T0600Z.170226T1800Z.NO/
838 PM CST THU FEB 23 2017

The National Weather Service in La Crosse WI has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Turkey River At Elkader.
* from Saturday evening to Monday morning.
* At  7:45 PM Thursday the stage was 10.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Saturday evening and continue
  to rise to near 12.2 feet by Sunday morning. The river will fall
  below flood stage by Sunday.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Minor flooding occurs in areas near the
  river.

&&

LAT...LON 4298 9161 4293 9161 4280 9136 4284 9134 4294 9146

$$

Breeser



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