085  
WGUS43 KARX 241619  
FLWARX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
1119 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
.RAINFALL OVER THE PAST WEEK HAS RESULTED IN SIGNIFICANT RISES ALONG  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER. MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST NEAR GUTTENBERG,  
IOWA. THEREFORE A FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THIS AREA.  
 
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 .  
 

 
 
IAC043-WIC043-250419-  
/O.NEW.KARX.FL.W.0031.170526T0600Z-000000T0000Z/  
/GTTI4.1.ER.170526T0600Z.170527T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1119 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE WI HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT GUTTENBERG DAM 10.  
* FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 10:00 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS 13.7 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 15.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE FRIDAY MORNING AND RISE TO NEAR  
15.9 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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