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Vernon County Emergency Management WI
Monday August 27th, 2018 :: 11:37 p.m. CDT

Alert

Flash Flood Warning until 02:30AM Tuesday

The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Northeastern Vernon County in southwestern Wisconsin...

* Until 230 AM CDT.

* At 1130 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Radar indicates up to two inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Hillsboro, La Farge, Ontario, Rockton, Wildcat Mountain State Park, Bartons Corners, White City, Benders Corners, Trippville, Mount Tabor, Highway 82 And County A, Valley and Dilly. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches are possible in the warned area.

* AFFECTED AREAS: VERNON, WI

Instructions:

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding.

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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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