La Crosse WI-
1119 AM CDT THU AUG 30 2018
…A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 845 PM CDT THURSDAY FOR
CENTRAL LA CROSSE COUNTY…
The La Crosse River that flows near Rockland, West Salem, and into
the La Crosse area continues to flood. The river crested near La
Crosse overnight or early this morning at 11.8 feet and has been
slowly falling today.
As of 11 AM the stage at La Crosse was 11.4 feet. Flood stage is 7.5
feet and the record crest is 11.9 feet.
Flooding continues in parts of the county, including near West Salem
and from the Valley View Mall area into La Crosse, mainly between La
Crosse and Onalaska. Do not drive into high water.
Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
LAT…LON 4392 9091 4389 9091 4389 9109 4387 9112
4385 9119 4381 9126 4383 9127 4387 9121
4388 9116 4392 9110 4391 9100