Weather Alerts for Vernon WI

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
VERNON WI

Areas Affected:
La Crosse - Vernon
Effective: Sun, 5/26 8:11pm Updated: Sun, 5/26 9:55pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 5/27 11:10am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
.Flood warnings continue along portions of the Mississippi River.
Several rounds of rainfall are expected this upcoming week and
could lead to rises greater than what are currently forecast. Be
sure to keep up to date with the latest forecasts.
River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at La Crosse.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7:15 PM Sunday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to slowly fall through the week,
though additional rises are possible depending on rainfall amounts.
* Impact...At 12.3 feet...Water begins to inundate Nelson Park in the
Town of Campbell.
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Information:
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 .