WEAU | Eau Claire, Wisconsin | Weather

Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Buffalo; Trempealeau

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)

.Rainfall the last couple of days has caused rises along the Trempealeau River and minor flooding is forecasted near Dodge Wisconsin into early next week. River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast precipitation. The Flood Warning continues for The Trempealeau River At Dodge.

* from late tonight to Tuesday morning...Or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 10:45 AM Friday the stage was 8.4 feet.

* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...Rise above flood stage Saturday morning and rise to near 9.2 feet Saturday evening. The river will fall below flood stage Monday.

* Impact...At 9.0 feet...Agricultural and marsh land is flooded. &&

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 .

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