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Flood Warning

  • Written by Bob Gabrielson
  • Published in News


Flood Warning
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1103 AM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

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Buffalo WI-Jackson WI-Trempealeau WI-
1103 AM CDT WED MAY 17 2017

The National Weather Service in La Crosse has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Northeastern Buffalo County in west central Wisconsin...
Northwestern Jackson County in west central Wisconsin...
Northern Trempealeau County in west central Wisconsin...

* Until midnight CDT Thursday

* At 1057 AM CDT, emergency management and local law enforcement
reported numerous county and township roads closed due to water
over and washout roadways across northern Trempealeau, northwest
Jackson and northeast Buffalo counties.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Arcadia, Whitehall, Osseo, Blair, Independence, Strum, York,
Northfield, Merrillan, Alma Center, Levis, Taylor, Waumandee,
Cochrane, Hixton, Gilmanton, Pigeon Falls, Montana and Chimney
Rock.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

78°F

Black River Falls

Mostly Clear

Humidity: 68%

Wind: 18 mph

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