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Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Buffalo

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

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast precipitation. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Wabasha.

* until Sunday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 9:15 AM Wednesday the stage was 12.2 feet.

* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood stage by Sunday morning.

* Impact...At 12.0 feet...The river affects low lying areas. &&

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... weather.gov/lacrosse.


Flood Warning

Areas Affected: Crawford; Grant

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

River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast precipitation. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at McGregor.

* until Thursday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.

* At 8:45 AM Wednesday the stage was 16.2 feet.

* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.

* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.

* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Dropping below flood stage by Thursday morning.

* Impact...At 16.0 feet...The Washington Street Bridge to Saint Feriole Island begins to flood and is closed. Pumping operations are underway. &&

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... weather.gov/lacrosse.



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Posted: 09/25/2019 - Gov. Evers declares State of Emergency for Chippewa, Clark, and Dunn Counties following Tuesday night's storms.