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Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
311 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.Minor flooding continues along the Trempealeau River near Dodge.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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!

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

&&

WIC011-121-232310-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-170425T0900Z/
/DDGW3.1.ER.170421T2130Z.170423T1200Z.170424T1500Z.NO/
311 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Trempealeau River At Dodge.
* until late Monday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:45 AM Sunday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 9.9 feet by this
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday morning.
* Impact...At 9.5 feet...The entrance road to the Trempealeau National
  Wildlife Refuge is flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4404 9158 4420 9163 4423 9158 4422 9158 4402 9149

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
309 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

.Minor flooding continues along the Black River near Galesville.

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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!

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

&&

WIC063-121-232309-
/O.CON.KARX.FL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-170424T2100Z/
/GALW3.1.ER.170422T1421Z.170423T0145Z.170424T0300Z.NO/
309 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Black River Near Galesville.
* until Monday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2:45 AM Sunday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood
  stage by this evening.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Flooding mainly impacts wildlands and
  agricultural pasture land. However the approach to the south end of
  the County Road VV Bridge over the Black River may be flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 4411 9097 4393 9135 4395 9138 4407 9133 4413 9100

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
842 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

...The flood warning continues for the following rivers in
Minnesota...

  Mississippi River At Aitkin affecting Aitkin and Crow Wing Counties

.Recent heavy rains will flow through streams, rivers, and
tributaries through this weekend and into next week. This will
result in modest rises on the Mississippi River this weekend and
into next week. Light rain showers are expected to begin late
Saturday night across northern Minnesota, including the Mississippi
River headwaters and remain possible through much of the upcoming
week. River stages will fluctuate but are still expected to rise to
flood stage.

MNC001-035-240142-
/O.EXT.KDLH.FL.W.0002.170423T1500Z-170428T1200Z/
/ATKM5.1.ER.170423T1500Z.170424T1800Z.170428T0000Z.NO/
842 PM CDT SAT APR 22 2017

...Flood Warning now in effect until Friday morning...The Flood
Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River At Aitkin.
* At  7:30 PM Saturday the stage was 12.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by tomorrow late morning and
  continue to rise to near 13.3 feet by Monday early afternoon.the
  river will fall below flood stage by Thursday evening.
* At 13.0 feet...The boat ramp at Aitkin city park floods.  A few
  driveways become covered with water in the Ceadarbrook area. Minor
  flooding of farmland occurs in the Cedarbrook community..
This crest compares to a previous crest of 13.3 feet on May 7 2013.

&&

LAT...LON 4650 9370 4630 9420 4644 9420 4655 9415
      4665 9370



$$

BJH


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
415 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...STRENGTHENING EASTERLY WINDS THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS...

.NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE ACROSS WESTERN
LAKE SUPERIOR TODAY INTO TONIGHT. THE FIRST LOCATIONS TO SEE THE
HIGHER WINDS AND RESULTANT HIGHER WAVES WILL BE THE DULUTH AND
SUPERIOR AREAS, AS WELL AS THE REMAINDER OF THE SOUTH SHORE. WINDS
AND WAVES WILL THEN BUILD ACROSS THE REMAINDER OF THE NORTH SHORE
TONIGHT. WAVE HEIGHTS WILL BUILD TO AS HIGH AS 6 TO 8 FEET BY
TONIGHT, WITH WINDS AND WAVES GRADUALLY DECREASING BY MONDAY NIGHT.

LSZ121-146>148-231630-
/O.NEW.KDLH.SC.Y.0020.170423T1500Z-170424T2100Z/
CHEQUAMEGON BAY-BAYFIELD TO OAK POINT WI-
PORT WING TO SAND ISLAND WI-SAND ISLAND TO BAYFIELD WI-
OAK POINT TO SAXON HARBOR WI-
415 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM
CDT MONDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 4 PM CDT
MONDAY.

* SUSTAINED WINDS...EAST 15 TO 25 KNOTS.

* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 30 KNOTS.

* WAVES...5 TO 7 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 21 TO 33 KNOTS
ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT.
INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER
VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
455 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ017-029-
032>034-041>044-053>055-061-241200-
Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Allamakee-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette-
Clayton-Wabasha-Dodge-Olmsted-Winona-Mower-Fillmore-Houston-
Taylor-Clark-Buffalo-Trempealeau-Jackson-La Crosse-Monroe-Juneau-
Adams-Vernon-Crawford-Richland-Grant-
455 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of southeast
Minnesota...northeast Iowa and southwest into central Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Minor flooding continues along portions of the Black, Trempealeau,
and Yellow Rivers in Wisconsin.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Elevated wildfire danger is possible late Monday morning into
Monday afternoon across portions of southwest and central
Wisconsin due to strong winds and low relative humidity.

Minor flooding will continue along portions of the Trempealeau and
Yellow Rivers in Wisconsin through Monday.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

No action needed.

.EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT COORDINATION...

No webinar is scheduled.

$$

Wetenkamp

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
423 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

LSZ121-140>148-241030-
Bayfield to Oak Point WI-Grand Portage to Grand Marais MN-
Grand Marais to Taconite Harbor MN-
Taconite Harbor to Silver Bay Harbor MN-
Silver Bay Harbor to Two Harbors MN-Two Harbors to Duluth MN-
Duluth MN to Port Wing WI-Port Wing to Sand Island WI-
Sand Island to Bayfield WI-Oak Point to Saxon Harbor WI-
423 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of the nearshore
waters of western Lake Superior.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Increasing northeast to east winds will result in conditions
hazardous to small craft starting around mid-morning, from the
Head of the Lakes, and along the South Shore. The winds and waves
will then increase across the remainder of the nearshore region
tonight. See the latest marine products for details concerning the
Small Craft Advisory.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

Small Craft Advisories will remain in effect into Monday night
across the Northland. See the latest marine products for details
concerning the Small Craft Advisories.

$$

DAP/Huyck

More information may be obtained at the following web address:
http://www.weather.gov/duluth (all lower case)

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Duluth MN
423 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

MNZ010>012-018>021-025-026-033>038-WIZ001>004-006>009-241030-
Koochiching-North St. Louis-Northern Cook/Northern Lake-
North Itasca-Central St. Louis-Southern Lake/North Shore-
Southern Cook/North Shore-North Cass-South Itasca-South Cass-
Crow Wing-Northern Aitkin-South Aitkin-Carlton/South St. Louis-
Pine-Douglas-Bayfield-Ashland-Iron-Burnett-Washburn-Sawyer-Price-
423 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northeast
Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

A wintry mix of rain and snow is expected this morning into early
afternoon north of a line from from the Brainerd Lakes to the
Twin Ports, including the lakeshore areas of northwest Wisconsin .
With relatively warm air and soil conditions, accumulations
should be limited to unpaved surfaces with snowfall less than 2
inches. Rain is forecast to change back to a wintry mix of rain
and snow, with a slight chance of freezing rain tonight. Overnight
snow accumulation of up to an inch is possible, mainly north of
US Highway 2 in Minnesota.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

A wintry mix of rain and snow, with a slight chance of freezing
rain, will continue Monday morning, changing to all rain during
the day. Several additional rounds of wintry mixed precipitation
are expected this week. The best chance will be at night, and
especially across the north. There may be some thunder across
portions of east central Minnesota on Monday evening.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Snow spotters are requested to report precipitation type, and
measurements of snow or ice accumulations, to the National Weather
Service. Anyone can report precipitation type with the free
M-PING smartphone app.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Sioux Falls SD
340 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

IAZ001>003-012>014-020>022-031-032-MNZ071-072-080-081-089-090-097-
098-NEZ013-014-SDZ038>040-050-052>071-240845-
Lyon IA-Osceola-Dickinson-Sioux-O`Brien-Clay IA-Plymouth-Cherokee-
Buena Vista-Woodbury-Ida-Lincoln MN-Lyon MN-Murray-Cottonwood-
Nobles-Jackson-Pipestone-Rock-Dixon-Dakota-Beadle-Kingsbury-
Brookings-Gregory-Jerauld-Sanborn-Miner-Lake-Moody-Brule-Aurora-
Davison-Hanson-McCook-Minnehaha-Charles Mix-Douglas-Hutchinson-
Turner-Lincoln SD-Bon Homme-Yankton-Clay SD-Union-
340 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for portions of northwest Iowa,
west central Iowa, southwest Minnesota, northeast Nebraska,
central South Dakota, east central South Dakota, south central
South Dakota, and southeast South Dakota.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Gusty south to southwest winds, along with low afternoon humidity
levels, will result in heightened fire danger across the region
today. Short grasses are sufficiently green in most areas to
inhibit the ignition of fires. However, should taller cured
grasses ignite, fire could spread rapidly, so caution is urged
regarding any use of fire today.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Monday through Saturday

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation will not be needed.

$$

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