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: Sun, 6/24 1:00pm Updated: Fri, 6/22 7:35pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 6/29 7:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
.Recent rainfall has caused rises 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 Sunday afternoon to Friday June 29...Or until the warning is
cancelled.
* At  4:15 PM Friday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage Sunday and rise to near 12.5
feet Monday evening. The river will fall below flood
stage middle of next week.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet...Pettibone Campground and RV Park is flooded.
Road access to the north end of the Shore Acres development is
impacted by flooding. Some lowland flooding occurs in other areas
near the river.
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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 - La Crosse - Trempealeau - Vernon
Effective: Sat, 6/23 3:00pm Updated: Fri, 6/22 7:35pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Fri, 6/22 9:39pm Severity: Unknown Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...Flooding possible along The Mississippi River...Yellow River...
Recent rainfall over the past few days has resulted in runoff and
rising water levels along the Mississippi River.
Mississippi River at Winona...The stage this evening was 10.6 feet.
Flood stage is 13.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise above flood
stage Saturday, and reach 14.00 feet early next week.
Mississippi River at La Crosse...The stage this evening was 9.7
feet. Flood stage is 12.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise above
flood stage Sunday morning, and reach 12.6 feet early next week.
Mississippi River at McGregor...The stage this evening was 12.1
feet. Flood stage is 16.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise above
flood stage early next week and reach 16.9 feet middle of next week.
Mississippi River at Guttenberg Dam 10...The stage this evening was
10.8 feet. Flood stage is 15.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise
above flood stage early next week, and reach 15.4 feet middle of
next week.
Yellow River at Necedah...The stage this evening was 12.3 feet.
Flood stage is 15.0 feet. The river is forecast to rise above flood
stage Saturday morning, and reach 15.2 feet Saturday night.