987  
WGUS83 KARX 231344  
FLSARX  
 
FLOOD STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
844 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017  
 
.FLOOD WARNINGS CONTINUE FOR THE BLACK RIVER NEAR GALESVILLE AND FOR  
THE TREMPEALEAU RIVER AT DODGE.  
 
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 .  
 

 
 
WIC063-121-240444-  
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-170424T1500Z/  
/GALW3.1.ER.170422T1421Z.170423T0145Z.170423T2100Z.NO/  
844 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE BLACK RIVER NEAR GALESVILLE.  
* UNTIL THIS EVENING...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 7:45 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 12.3 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 12.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE TO FALL...DROPPING BELOW FLOOD  
STAGE THIS EVENING.  
* IMPACT...AT 12.0 FEET...FLOODING MAINLY IMPACTS WILDLANDS AND  
AGRICULTURAL PASTURE LAND. HOWEVER THE APPROACH TO THE SOUTH END OF  
THE COUNTY ROAD VV BRIDGE OVER THE BLACK RIVER MAY BE FLOODED.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4411 9097 4393 9135 4395 9138 4407 9133 4413 9100  
 

 
 
WIC011-121-240443-  
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-170425T1330Z/  
/DDGW3.1.ER.170421T2130Z.170423T1800Z.170424T1930Z.NO/  
844 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017  
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE TREMPEALEAU RIVER AT DODGE.  
* UNTIL MONDAY...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.  
* AT 7:45 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.8 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 9.9 FEET  
TODAY. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE MONDAY.  
* 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  
 

 
 
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