Mower Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 12:01 AM CDT Jun. 16, 2019 – National Weather Service

... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 745 am CDT Sunday for
southeastern Mower and southwestern Fillmore counties...

At 1155 PM CDT, rainfall had ended across the warning area, with as
much as 5.75 inches of rain reported in Spring Valley and toward the
Grand Meadow area. Water was reported over some rural roads in
southeast Mower County, with rises occurring along the south and
middle branches of the root river in western Fillmore County.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Preston, Spring Valley, Grand Meadow, Wykoff, Cherry Grove, Bristol,
York, Dexter, Carimona, Ostrander, Elkton, Forestville State Park,
Etna, Greenleafton and Granger.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


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