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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
626 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...

  Big Eau Pleine River near Stratford AFFECTING Marathon County

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Wisconsin..
  Big Rib River at Rib Falls affecting Marathon County
  Yellow River at Pittsville affecting Wood County
  Yellow River at Babcock affecting Wood County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If you encounter a flooded area...turn around and find an alternate
route.  Turn Around...Do Not Drown.

&&

WIC073-221526-
/O.CON.KGRB.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/RIBW3.1.RS.170221T0913Z.170221T2215Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
626 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Big Rib River at Rib Falls.
* At  4:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* At 10.0 feet...Flooding affects are mainly lowland areas downstream
  of Rib Falls toward Marathon City.

&&

LAT...LON 4512 9004 4512 8995 4498 8984 4495 8963
      4491 8965 4491 8993

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1207 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...

  Eau Claire River Near Fall Creek affecting Chippewa and Eau Claire
  Counties
  Chippewa River at Durand affecting Buffalo and Pepin Counties

.Overview...Runoff from snowmelt and rainfall on Monday of between one
half and one inch onto frozen ground will continue to produce rising
water levels on the Chippewa & Eau Claire Rivers. The National Weather
Service will continue to monitor this developing situation and issue
followup statements as conditions or forecasts change.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas.  Turn Around...Don`t Drown.

Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio or your local radio or TV station
for the latest information concerning this flood event.

&&

WIC017-035-230007-
/O.EXT.KMPX.FL.W.0001.170222T1042Z-170223T1708Z/
/FLCW3.1.ER.170222T1042Z.170222T1800Z.170223T1108Z.NO/
1207 PM CST TUE FEB 21 2017

...Flood Warning continues through Thursday morning for
  the Eau Claire River Near Fall Creek.
* from late tonight to Thursday morning.
* At 7:30 AM Tuesday the stage was 5.3 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by early tomorrow and continue to
  rise to near 12.3 feet by tomorrow afternoon. The river will
  fall below flood stage by Thursday morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Roads near the river begin to flood.
* Impact...At 11.0 feet...Some park and agricultural lands become
  inundated.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...River currents become dangerous for
  recreational users.

&&

LAT...LON 4481 9137 4480 9130 4476 9123 4478 9121 4482 9127 4483 9139


$$

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