222  
WGUS43 KARX 202013  
FLWARX  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI  
313 PM CDT SAT JUL 20 2019  
 
...FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY FOR THE  
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN WISCONSIN...  
 
KICKAPOO RIVER AT READSTOWN AFFECTING VERNON COUNTY  
 
.FLOODING CONTINUES ALONG THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT READSTOWN.  
 
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 .  
 

 
 
WIC123-210813-  
/O.EXT.KARX.FL.W.0076.000000T0000Z-190724T0900Z/  
/REAW3.2.ER.190719T1225Z.190720T0130Z.190723T1500Z.NO/  
313 PM CDT SAT JUL 20 2019  
   
..OBSERVED FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY
 
   
..FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MINOR TO MODERATE SEVERITY
 
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE KICKAPOO RIVER AT READSTOWN.* AT 3:00 PM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 14.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MODERATE FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 14.3 FEET BY  
SUNDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE TUESDAY  
MORNING.  
* IMPACT...AT 13.0 FEET...WATER IS UP TO THE BOTTOM OF THE CHARLES  
STREET BRIDGE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4346 9072 4341 9077 4341 9079 4347 9078 4348 9073  
 

 
 
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