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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1130 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Minnesota...Wisconsin...

  Cottonwood River at New Ulm Ctwd R affecting Brown County
  Chippewa River at Durand affecting Buffalo and Pepin Counties

.Overview...These river forecasts are based on observed precipitation
that fell across southern Minnesota and western Wisconsin forecast
precipition for the next 24 hours.
The National Weather Service will monitor this developing situation
and issue followup statements as conditions or forecasts change.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.  Turn Around...Don`t Drown.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your local radio or TV station
for the latest information concerning this flood event.

&&

WIC011-091-242230-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-170525T1030Z/
/DURW3.2.ER.170519T1307Z.170521T1245Z.170524T1630Z.NO/
1130 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...Flood Warning now expected to end late Wednesday night...
The Flood Warning continues for the Chippewa River at Durand.
* until late Wednesday night.
* At 10:45 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  Wednesday evening.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...The basements of businesses along the river
  begin to flood.
* Impact...At 12.5 feet...River Street in downtown Durand begins to
  flood.

&&

LAT...LON 4456 9209 4471 9201 4479 9183 4471 9177 4455 9198

$$
CARLYON

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
1130 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Minnesota...Wisconsin...

  Cottonwood River at New Ulm Ctwd R affecting Brown County
  Chippewa River at Durand affecting Buffalo and Pepin Counties

.Overview...These river forecasts are based on observed precipitation
that fell across southern Minnesota and western Wisconsin forecast
precipition for the next 24 hours.
The National Weather Service will monitor this developing situation
and issue followup statements as conditions or forecasts change.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.  Turn Around...Don`t Drown.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your local radio or TV station
for the latest information concerning this flood event.

&&

MNC015-242230-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-170525T1800Z/
/NWUM5.1.ER.170521T2345Z.170523T0930Z.170525T0000Z.NO/
1130 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...Flood Warning now expected to end late Wednesday...
A Flood Warning continues for The Cottonwood River at New Ulm.
* until late Wednesday.
* At 11:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast to continue.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 11.5 feet by this
  afternoon. The river will fall below flood stage Wednesday evening.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Flood waters begin to impact low lying
  areas...and some roads along the river.

&&

LAT...LON 4433 9448 4427 9441 4422 9470 4430 9470

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
932 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for all or portions of the following
rivers in Iowa...Des Moines River...West Fork Des Moines River...
North Raccoon River...

  Affecting the following counties in Iowa...Dallas...Emmet...
  Greene...Polk

River forecasts include observed precipitation...as well as expected
precipitation over the next 24 hours.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you encounter a flooded area...turn around and find an alternate
route. Turn around...do not drown.

More information...including impact statements and crest histories
is available on the Web at...  www.weather.gov/desmoines. Click on
the Rivers and Lakes link.

&&

IAC063-250232-
/O.CON.KDMX.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-170526T1200Z/
/ESVI4.1.ER.170524T0145Z.170524T0145Z.170525T1200Z.NO/
932 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...Flood Warning remains in effect until Thursday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The West Fork Des Moines River at Estherville...or From the
  Iowa-Minnesota border...to near Wallingford.
* Until Thursday morning.
* At 9:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 8.0 feet...or at Flood Stage.
* Flood Stage is 8.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...remain at Flood Stage until Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 7.0 feet...Mike Mickelson Park South of Iowa 9
floods.
  North Riverside Park North of Iowa 9 floods. Backwater from the
  river causes School Creek to affect the low areas of Valley Drive.

&&

LAT...LON 4326 9483 4350 9491 4350 9485 4326 9471
      4326 9483

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
929 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.Minor flooding is ongoing or expected along the Mississippi River
near Wabasha...Winona...La Crosse...and McGregor.

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 .

&&

IAC005-043-WIC023-043-241728-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0030.170525T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MCGI4.1.ER.170525T0000Z.170528T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
929 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At McGregor.
* from Wednesday evening until further notice...Or until the warning
  is cancelled.
* At  9:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 15.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage Wednesday evening and continue to
  rise to near 17.8 feet by Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 17.0 feet...Minor lowland flooding begins, and access to
  parks near the river in Prairie du Chien is affected.

&&

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

$$

Hollan

Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
929 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.Minor flooding is ongoing or expected along the Mississippi River
near Wabasha...Winona...La Crosse...and McGregor.

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 .

&&

MNC169-WIC011-121-241728-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0028.000000T0000Z-170529T1200Z/
/WNAM5.1.ER.170523T1015Z.170525T0000Z.170528T1800Z.NO/
929 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Winona.
* until Monday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.7 feet by
  Wednesday evening. The river is expected to fall below flood stage
  Sunday.
* 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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
929 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.Minor flooding is ongoing or expected along the Mississippi River
near Wabasha...Winona...La Crosse...and McGregor.

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-WIC011-241729-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-170531T1200Z/
/WABM5.1.ER.170521T2215Z.170524T0600Z.170530T1800Z.NO/
929 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Wabasha.
* until Wednesday May 31...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will crest near 12.7 feet tonight.
* Impact...At 12.5 feet...Flooding occurs on the soccer field on
  Hiawatha Drive.

&&

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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
929 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.Minor flooding is ongoing or expected along the Mississippi River
near Wabasha...Winona...La Crosse...and McGregor.

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 .

&&

MNC055-WIC063-123-241728-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0029.000000T0000Z-170530T0000Z/
/LACW3.1.ER.170523T2115Z.170525T0600Z.170529T0600Z.NO/
929 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At La Crosse.
* until Monday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 12.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 12.6 feet by
  Thursday morning. The river is expected to fall below flood stage
  Monday 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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
920 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

.Water levels are slowly falling along the Trempealeau River near Dodge.
However...the river remains above flood stage.

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 .

&&

WIC011-121-241720-
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0021.000000T0000Z-170526T0600Z/
/DDGW3.2.ER.170518T1600Z.170519T0600Z.170525T1200Z.NR/
920 PM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trempealeau River At Dodge.
* until late Thursday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 9.5 feet...The entrance road to the Trempealeau National
  Wildlife Refuge is flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4404 9158 4420 9163 4423 9158 4422 9158 4402 9149

$$

Hollan

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
909 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in Iowa...
South Dakota...

  Ocheyedan River Near Spencer
  Little Sioux River Near Milford
  Little Sioux River At Spencer
  Little Sioux River At Linn Grove
  Big Sioux River above Hawarden
  Big Sioux River At Akron

.The following river forecasts include forecast precipitation through
tonight. Any additional future rains could affect the crest
forecasts.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...Do not drive cars through flooded areas. the water
depth and road condition may be unsafe.

Additional information is available at

http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=fsd

Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio...
or your local radio and TV stations.

The next scheduled statement will be issued tomorrow morning.

&&

IAC041-059-241809-
/O.CON.KFSD.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/MIFI4.1.ER.170521T0830Z.170523T1300Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
909 AM CDT Tue May 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Little Sioux River Near Milford.
* until further notice.
* At 08AM Tuesday the stage was 12.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* At stages near 12.0 feet...Minor flooding of low lying agricultural
  lands begins.

&&

LAT...LON 4350 9533 4350 9526 4334 9519 4334 9516
          4328 9517 4329 9524

$$

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