Weather Alerts for Allamakee IA

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ALLAMAKEE IA

Areas Affected:
Allamakee - Clayton
Effective: Fri, 10/19 5:47am Updated: Fri, 10/19 7:55am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 10/21 1:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
.A flood warning continues for the Mississippi River at McGregor.
River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at McGregor.
* until Sunday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  4:45 AM Friday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.4 feet by this
morning. The river is expected to fall below flood stage Saturday
evening.
* Impact...At 16.5 feet...Water may begin to go over the road covering
part of Highway C near Highway 18.
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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 .