Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1029 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

.Rainfall over the past week has resulted in significant rises along
the Mississippi River and minor flooding is occurring from Wabasha,
Minnesota downstream to McGregor, Iowa.

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 .

&&

MNC157-WIC011-270629-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-170530T0000Z/
/WABM5.1.ER.170521T2215Z.170524T0015Z.170529T0600Z.NO/
1029 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Wabasha.
* until Monday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Friday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to slowly fall and
  drop below flood stage Memorial Day.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...The river affects low lying areas.

&&

LAT...LON 4445 9207 4442 9200 4435 9192 4433 9200 4439 9209

$$

MNC169-WIC011-121-270628-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-170527T1200Z/
/WNAM5.1.ER.170523T1015Z.170524T1430Z.170526T1800Z.NO/
1029 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Winona.
* until Saturday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:45 AM Friday the stage was 13.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to continue to slowly fall and
  drop below flood stage this afternoon.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Prairie Island Park begins to flood. Pumping
  operations are underway by the city of Winona, and dike patrols are
  started.

&&

LAT...LON 4419 9179 4401 9142 4398 9147 4407 9172 4415 9182

$$

MNC055-WIC063-123-270628-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-170528T0300Z/
/LACW3.1.ER.170523T2115Z.170525T1345Z.170527T0900Z.NO/
1029 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At La Crosse.
* until Saturday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 AM Friday the stage was 12.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to slowly fall and drop below
  flood stage Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Pettibone Campground and RV Park is
  flooded. Road access to the north end of the Shore Acres
  development is impacted by flooding. Some lowland flooding occurs
  in other areas near the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4401 9142 4388 9120 4357 9122 4361 9127 4399 9145

$$

IAC005-043-WIC023-043-270628-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0030.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MCGI4.1.ER.170525T0000Z.170528T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1029 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At McGregor.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:15 AM Friday the stage was 17.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 18.1 feet Sunday
  morning then begin falling.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Pumping operations begin at the Prairie du
  Chien waste water treatment facility.

&&

LAT...LON 4321 9109 4300 9111 4298 9119 4316 9121 4324 9115

$$

IAC043-WIC043-270628-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0031.000000T0000Z-170601T0900Z/
/GTTI4.1.ER.170525T2315Z.170527T1800Z.170531T1500Z.NO/
1029 AM CDT Fri May 26 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Guttenberg Dam 10.
* until late Wednesday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 10:00 AM Friday the stage was 15.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise to near 16 feet Saturday.
* Impact...At 15.5 feet...The water is over Marina Road.

&&

LAT...LON 4300 9111 4270 9090 4265 9090 4271 9112 4298 9119

$$




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