385  
WGUS43 KARX 221546  
FLWARX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
1046 AM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
.A FLOOD WARNING FOR THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT WINONA AND LA CROSSE.  
 
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 .  
 

 
 
MNC169-WIC011-121-230346-  
/O.NEW.KARX.FL.W.0028.170523T1000Z-170529T1200Z/  
/WNAM5.1.ER.170523T1000Z.170525T0000Z.170528T1800Z.NO/  
1046 AM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE WI HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT WINONA.  
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO MONDAY MAY 29.  
* AT 9:45 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 13.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY TUESDAY MORNING AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 13.9 FEET BY WEDNESDAY EVENING. THE RIVER WILL FALL  
BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY 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  
 

 
 
MNC055-WIC063-123-230346-  
/O.NEW.KARX.FL.W.0029.170524T0600Z-000000T0000Z/  
/LACW3.1.ER.170524T0600Z.170525T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1046 AM CDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE WI HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT LA CROSSE.  
* FROM LATE TUESDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 9:15 AM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE TUESDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE  
TO RISE TO NEAR 12.5 FEET BY THURSDAY 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  
 

 
 
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