560  
WGUS43 KARX 211558  
FLWARX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
1058 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
.RUNOFF FROM MELTING SNOW WILL CAUSE RIVER LEVELS TO RISE ABOVE  
FLOOD STAGE ALONG PORTIONS OF THE KICKAPOO RIVER. HERE IS THE LATEST  
STAGE AND FORECAST INFORMATION.  
 
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 .  
 

 
 
WIC103-123-220357-  
/O.NEW.KARX.FL.W.0013.180422T1900Z-180425T0600Z/  
/VIOW3.1.SM.180422T1900Z.180423T0600Z.180424T0600Z.NO/  
1058 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE WI HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT VIOLA.  
* FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON TO LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE TO NEAR 14.7 FEET MONDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 14.5 FEET...TWO ROADS NORTH OF VIOLA MAY BE UNDER WATER.  
WATER MAY BE OVER HIGHWAY 131, 3 MILES NORTH OF VIOLA, NEAR SKI  
HILL ROAD, AND ALSO OVER SIMMONS FLAT ROAD ABOUT A MILE NORTH OF  
TOWN.  
 

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

 
 
WIC123-220356-  
/O.NEW.KARX.FL.W.0014.180422T0900Z-180425T0730Z/  
/REAW3.1.SM.180422T0900Z.180423T1200Z.180424T1330Z.NO/  
1058 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE WI HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT READSTOWN.  
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.  
* AT 10:00 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.8 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY SUNDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE TO  
RISE TO NEAR 11.7 FEET BY MONDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW  
FLOOD STAGE BY TUESDAY MORNING.  
* 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  
 

 
 
WIC023-220356-  
/O.NEW.KARX.FL.W.0015.180423T1200Z-180427T0600Z/  
/GMIW3.1.SM.180423T1200Z.180424T1800Z.180426T0600Z.NO/  
1058 AM CDT SAT APR 21 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE WI HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT GAYS MILLS.  
* FROM MONDAY MORNING TO LATE THURSDAY NIGHT.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE TO NEAR 13.5 FEET TUESDAY.  
* 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  
 

 
 
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