River Flooding Continues For Parts Of The Area

  • A River Flood Warning* continues for the Trempealeau River at Dodge WI.  Warnings have been dropped for the Cedar River at Charles City, the Root River at Houston, and the Upper Iowa River near Dorchester as levels are now below flood stage.

* please check previous versions of the Flood Statements accessed via this link for the flood information you are interested in.

Trempealeau River - Dodge
Dodge
Flood Categories
Major Flood: 12 ft
Moderate Flood: 11 ft
Flood Stage: 9 ft
Action Stage: 7 ft
Historical Crests:
  1. 12.75 ft on 09/25/2010
  2. 12.29 ft on 06/29/1998
  3. 11.56 ft on 03/15/2007
  4. 11.44 ft on 09/18/1992
  5. 11.36 ft on 08/24/1975

Cedar River - Charles City
Charles City
Flood Categories
Major Flood: 18 ft
Moderate Flood: 15 ft
Flood Stage: 12 ft
Action Stage: 9 ft
Historical Crests:
  1. 25.33 ft on 06/09/2008
  2. 22.81 ft on 07/21/1999
  3. 21.64 ft on 03/02/1965
  4. 21.60 ft on 03/27/1961
  5. 21.44 ft on 08/16/1993

Root River - Houston
Houston
Flood Categories
Major Flood: 18 ft
Moderate Flood: 17 ft
Flood Stage: 15 ft
Action Stage: 12 ft
Historical Crests:
  1. 18.32 ft on 03/02/1965
  2. 18.15 ft on 08/19/2007
  3. 17.59 ft on 06/02/2000
  4. 16.56 ft on 03/27/1950
  5. 16.56 ft on 09/17/2004

Upper Iowa River - Dorchester
Dorchester
Flood Categories
Major Flood: 19 ft
Moderate Flood: 17 ft
Flood Stage: 14 ft
Action Stage: 11 ft
Historical Crests:
  1. 22.46 ft on 06/09/2008
  2. 22.20 ft on 02/28/1948
  3. 21.80 ft on 05/30/1941
  4. 20.89 ft on 03/05/1937
  5. 20.00 ft on 08/17/1993

 

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