Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
116 PM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

Taylor-Clark-Buffalo-Trempealeau-Jackson-La Crosse-Monroe-Juneau-
Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Waukon,
Charles City, New Hampton, Oelwein, Elkader, Wabasha,
Dodge Center, Rochester, Winona, Austin, Preston, Caledonia,
Medford, Neillsville, Alma, Arcadia, Whitehall,
Black River Falls, La Crosse, Sparta, Tomah, Mauston, Friendship,
Viroqua, Prairie Du Chien, Richland Center, and Platteville
116 PM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...Elevated Fire Danger This Afternoon...

Strong south winds of 15 to 25 mph, gusting to 40 mph, and low
relative humidity will create elevated fire danger across the area
this afternoon. Fires could start easily and spread quickly.

Check with local authorities before considering any outdoor
burning activities. Be very careful with hot equipment near dry
grassy areas and do not throw cigarettes out of your window.
Conditions will improve this evening.



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