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: Tue, 3/26 7:00am Updated: Tue, 3/26 9:50am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Tue, 3/26 6:46pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
.River levels will continue to rise along the Mississippi River.
River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
precipitation.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at La Crosse.
* from this morning until further notice...Or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At  3:15 AM Tuesday the stage was 11.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage this morning and continue to
rise to near 14.4 feet by Monday evening. Additional rises are
possible thereafter.
* Impact...At 14.5 feet...Goose Island Park begins to flood.
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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 .

Hydrologic Outlook  HYDROLOGIC OUTLOOK   Hydrologic Outlook
VERNON WI

Areas Affected:
Buffalo - Crawford - Vernon
Effective: Tue, 3/26 3:45am Updated: Tue, 3/26 9:50am Urgency: Future
Expires: Tue, 3/26 10:04pm Severity: Unknown Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...Flooding possible along The Mississippi River...
For the Mississippi River the following locations are included: Alma
Dam 4...Lansing.
Runoff from snow melt will cause the high water levels along the
Mississippi River over the next couple of weeks. Flooding is
possible near Alma Dam 4 Wisconsin and Lansing, Iowa.
Mississippi River at Alma Dam 4...The stage this evening was 12.4
feet. Flood stage is 16.0 feet. The river is forecast to reach 14.9
feet early next week. Additional rises are possible thereafter.
Mississippi River at Lansing...The stage this evening was 13.8 feet.
Flood stage is 17.0 feet. The river is forecast to reach 16.3 feet
early next week. Additional rises are possible thereafter.