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Vernon County Emergency Management WI
Monday August 27th, 2018 :: 10:30 p.m. CDT

Alert

Flash Flood Warning until 01:30AM Tuesday

The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Southeastern La Crosse County in west central Wisconsin... Southern Monroe County in west central Wisconsin...

* Until 130 AM CDT.

* At 1025 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Estimates of 2 to 3 inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. Excessive rainfall over the warned area will cause mud slides near steep terrain. The mud slide can consist of rock, mud, vegetation and other loose materials. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the warned area.

* AFFECTED AREAS: LA CROSSE, WI ... MONROE, WI

Instructions:

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. If you are in the warned area move to higher ground immediately. Residents living along streams and creeks should take immediate precautions to protect life and property.

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Address/Location
Vernon County Emergency Management WI
Fairlane Dr
Viroqua, WI 54665

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 608-637-5266

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Warning

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