061  
WGUS43 KARX 190221  
FLWARX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
921 PM CDT THU APR 18 2019  
 
...FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MODERATE TO MAJOR SEVERITY FOR THE  
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...WISCONSIN...  
 
MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT MCGREGOR AFFECTING ALLAMAKEE...CLAYTON...  
CRAWFORD AND GRANT COUNTIES  
 
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 .  
 

 
 
IAC005-043-WIC023-043-191421-  
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0027.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/MCGI4.3.RS.190318T1530Z.190426T0000Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
921 PM CDT THU APR 18 2019  
   
..FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MODERATE TO MAJOR SEVERITY
 
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT MCGREGOR.  
* AT 8:45 PM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.5 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 22.3 FEET BY  
NEXT THURSDAY EVENING. ADDITIONAL RISES MAY BE POSSIBLE THEREAFTER,  
WITH THE CREST EXPECTED TO BE BETWEEN 22 AND 23 FEET BETWEEN APRIL  
25TH AND APRIL 28TH.  
* IMPACT...AT 22.0 FEET...WATER COVERS THE NORTH END OF MAIN STREET.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4321 9109 4300 9111 4298 9119 4316 9121 4324 9115  
 

 
 
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