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Vernon County Emergency Management WI
Tuesday August 28th, 2018 :: 03:01 a.m. CDT

Alert

Flash Flood Warning until 05:45AM

The National Weather Service in La Crosse has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Southern Juneau County in central Wisconsin... Southern Adams County in central Wisconsin...

* Until 545 AM CDT.

* At 249 AM CDT, heavy rain continues across the warned area. Radar estimates 3 to 7 inches of rain has fallen already. Flash flooding is occurring. Law enforcement reported water over the roadway on Highway 33 near Union City and near Wonewoc.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Mauston, New Lisbon, Adams, Elroy, Wonewoc, Lemonweir, Lindina, Camp Douglas, Lyndon Station, Union Center, Hustler, Dells Timberland Campground, Johnson Hill, Stand Rock Campground and Big Spring. Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are possible in the warned area.

* AFFECTED AREAS: ADAMS, WI ... JUNEAU, 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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