960  
WGUS83 KARX 220213  
FLSARX  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
913 PM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
.A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR THE KICKAPOO RIVER NEAR VIOLA...  
READSTOWN...AND GAYS MILLS. FORECAST CRESTS HAVE BEEN LOWERED...BUT THE  
RIVER MAY STILL RISE TO FLOOD STAGE AT THESE LOCATIONS.  
 
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 .  
 

 
 
WIC103-123-221712-  
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0013.180423T1200Z-180424T1200Z/  
/VIOW3.1.SM.180423T1200Z.180423T1200Z.180423T1200Z.NO/  
913 PM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT VIOLA.  
* FROM MONDAY MORNING TO TUESDAY MORNING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS  
CANCELLED.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE TO NEAR 14.0 FEET MONDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 14.0 FEET...MINOR FLOODING OCCURS IN AREAS NEAR THE  
RIVER, INCLUDING BANKER PARK IN VIOLA. FLOODING ALSO AFFECTS LOW  
LYING AGRICULTURAL LAND.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4353 9064 4347 9066 4346 9072 4348 9073 4354 9070  
 

 
 
WIC123-221712-  
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0014.180424T0000Z-180424T1800Z/  
/REAW3.1.SM.180424T0000Z.180424T0000Z.180424T0000Z.NO/  
913 PM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT READSTOWN.  
* FROM MONDAY EVENING TO TUESDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS  
CANCELLED.  
* AT 9:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 8.1 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO RISE TO NEAR FLOOD STAGE MONDAY  
EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT 10.0 FEET...THE PARK ALONG THE RIVER BEGINS TO FLOOD.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4346 9072 4341 9077 4341 9079 4347 9078 4348 9073  
 

 
 
WIC023-221712-  
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0015.180424T1200Z-180425T1800Z/  
/GMIW3.1.SM.180424T1200Z.180424T1200Z.180424T1800Z.NO/  
913 PM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT GAYS MILLS.  
* FROM TUESDAY MORNING TO WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING  
IS CANCELLED.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE TO NEAR 13.0 FEET TUESDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...WATER BEGINS TO COVER ROADS NEAR THE RIVER,  
INCLUDING SAND HILL ROAD NEAR BELL CENTER. MINOR FLOODING OCCURS IN  
AREAS ADJACENT TO THE RIVER, INCLUDING ROBB PARK IN GAYS MILLS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4336 9081 4327 9082 4328 9086 4337 9085  
 

 
 
HOLLAN  
 
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