Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
1129 PM CDT Sun May 15 2022

...The Flood Watch is extended for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...Minnesota...

  Mississippi River at Wabasha affecting Buffalo and Wabasha
  Counties.

For the Mississippi River...including Lake City, Wabasha, Alma Dam
4, Winona, La Crosse, Lansing, McGregor, Guttenberg Dam 10...
flooding is possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you are in the watch area, remain alert to possible flooding.

Additional river and weather information is available at
www.weather.gov/lacrosse.

The next statement will be issued Monday morning around 1000 AM CDT.

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1129 PM CDT Sun May 15 2022

...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY NIGHT UNTIL FURTHER
NOTICE...

* WHAT...Flooding is possible.

* WHERE...Mississippi River at Wabasha.

* WHEN...From late Thursday night until further notice.

* IMPACTS...At 12.0 feet, The river affects low lying areas.
  At 12.5 feet, Flooding occurs in the field west of the grocery
  store on Hiawatha Drive.
  At 13.0 feet, The railroad underpass on Highway 60 may be flooded.
  Flooding is also possible along Lawrence Boulevard and Main Street
  East. Some businesses near the river may be flooded.
  At 13.5 feet, Water begins to go over highway 60. Flooding also
  impacts the lower level of slippery`s restaurant.
  At 14.0 feet, Wisconsin Highway 35 between Maiden Rock and
  Stockholm may experience flooding.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 10:15 PM CDT Sunday the stage was 11.0 feet.
  - Forecast...Flood stage may be reached early Friday morning.
  - Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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