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: Mon, 4/30 7:00am Updated: Wed, 4/25 11:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 4/26 12:06pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
.A Flood Warning remains in effect for the Mississippi River near Wabasha...Winona...and La Crosse.
River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at La Crosse.
* from Monday morning until further notice...Or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At 8:15 PM Wednesday the stage was 9.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage Monday morning and continue to
rise to near 12.5 feet next Wednesday. Additional rises are possible
thereafter.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Pettibone Campground and RV Park is flooded.
Road access to the north end of the Shore Acres development is
impacted by flooding. Some lowland flooding occurs in other areas
near the river.
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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 .