Flood Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1254 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

.A Flood Warning continues for the Black River from Black River
Falls to Galesville.

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 .

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WIC053-220954-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170224T2100Z/
/BRFW3.2.ER.170221T0811Z.170222T0000Z.170224T0300Z.NO/
1254 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River At Black River Falls.
* until Friday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 51.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 47.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 54.0 feet by this
  evening. The river will fall below flood stage Thursday evening.

&&

LAT...LON 4437 9080 4413 9100 4411 9097 4417 9088 4435 9075

$$

WIC063-121-220954-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0003.170223T0243Z-170226T2100Z/
/GALW3.2.ER.170223T0243Z.170224T0600Z.170226T0300Z.NO/
1254 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River Near Galesville.
* from Wednesday evening to Sunday afternoon...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At 11:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 6.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by Wednesday evening and continue
  to rise to near 14.0 feet by Friday morning. The river will fall
  below flood stage by Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flooding mainly impacts wildlands and
  agricultural pasture land. However the approach to the south end of
  the County Road VV Bridge over the Black River may be flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4413 9100 4407 9133 4395 9138 4393 9135 4411 9097

$$




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