Weather Alerts for Allamakee IA

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning

Areas Affected:
Allamakee - Clayton
Effective: Fri, 10/19 10:14am Updated: Fri, 10/19 1:30pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 10/22 1:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

.A flood warning continues for the Mississippi River at McGregor.
River forecasts take into account both observed and forecast
The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at McGregor.
* until late Sunday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9:45 AM Friday the stage was 16.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will remain near 16.4 feet through this
evening. The river will fall below flood stage Sunday morning.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...The Washington Street Bridge to Saint
Feriole Island begins to flood and is closed. Pumping operations
are underway.

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!
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