752  
WGUS43 KARX 161247  
FLWARX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
747 AM CDT SUN JUN 16 2019  
 
MNC045-099-161545-  
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MOWER MN-FILLMORE MN-  
747 AM CDT SUN JUN 16 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHEASTERN MOWER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA...  
SOUTHWESTERN FILLMORE COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN MINNESOTA...  
 
* UNTIL 1045 AM CDT.  
 
* AT 743 AM CDT, SOME RURAL ROADS MAY STILL BE UNDER WATER ACROSS  
PARTS OF EAST AND SOUTHEAST MOWER COUNTY, MAINLY IN THE GRAND  
MEADOW AREA. RISES TO NEAR BANKFULL AND MINOR FLOOD STAGE WERE  
OCCURRING ALONG PORTIONS OF THE SOUTH AND MIDDLE BRANCHES OF THE  
ROOT RIVER IN WESTERN FILLMORE COUNTY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...PRESTON,  
SPRING VALLEY, GRAND MEADOW, WYKOFF, CHERRY GROVE, BRISTOL, YORK,  
DEXTER, CARIMONA, OSTRANDER, ELKTON, FORESTVILLE STATE PARK, ETNA,  
GREENLEAFTON, HAMILTON AND GRANGER.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL IS CAUSING SOME FLOODING OF  
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND  
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.  
 
IT IS IMPORTANT TO KNOW WHERE YOU ARE RELATIVE TO STREAMS, RIVERS,  
OR CREEKS WHICH CAN BECOME KILLERS IN HEAVY RAINS. CAMPERS AND  
HIKERS SHOULD AVOID STREAMS OR CREEKS.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4377 9243 4370 9208 4350 9208 4352 9245  
4361 9279 4375 9266  
 

 
 
DAS  
 
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