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Event Details

Event Flash Flood
-- Flood Cause Heavy Rain
State WISCONSIN
County/Area RUSK
WFO MPX
Begin Date 06/22/2009 04:30:00 CST-6
Begin Range 5
Begin Azimuth S
Begin Location PORT ARTHUR
Begin Lat/Lon 45.35/-91.15
End Date 06/22/2009 08:00:00 CST-6
End Range 7
End Azimuth SW
End Location CONRATH
End Lat/Lon 45.32/-91.16
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative Bands of thunderstorms developed across west central Wisconsin the morning of Monday, June 22. These thunderstorms began to train across the same areas in southern Rusk and northeast Chippewa Counties where a large area of two to five inches of rain fell in less than three hours. An automated river gauge near Sheldon, Wisconsin, recorded 4.48 inches of rain that morning, with several observers reporting over 1.50 inches. Some of the higher amounts include: 1.82 at Holcombe, 2.08 at Ladysmith, and 1.55 west of Ladysmith. Local law enforcement officers in the Conrath area reported that the intersection of Highway 27 and Broken Arrow Road was underwater and many fields in the Willard Township area were flooded.
Event Narrative Local Law Enforcement Officials reported water over the road near the intersection of Highway 27 and Broken Arrow Road. In addition, the Willard Township area had many flooded fields.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PORT ARTHUR RUSK CO. WI 06/22/2009 04:30 CST-6 Flash Flood 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K