Weather Alerts for Crawford WI

Issued by the National Weather Service

       Flood Warning      

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
CRAWFORD WI

Areas Affected:
Allamakee, IA - Clayton, IA - Crawford, WI - Grant, WI
Effective: Sat, 7/13 9:07am Updated: Sat, 7/13 10:04am Urgency: Immediate
Expires: Sun, 7/14 12:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in
Wisconsin...Iowa...

Mississippi River at Guttenberg Dam 10 affecting Clayton and
Grant Counties.

Mississippi River at McGregor affecting Clayton, Allamakee, Grant
and Crawford Counties.

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Mississippi River at McGregor.

* WHEN...Until Wednesday evening.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 8:45 AM CDT Saturday the stage was 18.2 feet.
- Bankfull stage is 16.0 feet.
- Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
early Wednesday morning and continue falling to 14.1 feet
Saturday, July 20.
- Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
- http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

Information:
Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

Additional river and weather information is available at
www.weather.gov/lacrosse.

The next statement will be issued late tonight at midnight CDT.