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Incident Report #13 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Gov. Tony Evers announced on Friday the state is requesting that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) conduct a Preliminary Damage Assessment (PDA) in Wisconsin. The PDA will look at 17 counties and two tribal reservations impacted by storms that occurred in the state July 18-20... Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #12 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Wisconsin Emergency Management continues to monitor and support debris removal operations in the state, following powerful storms July 18-20 and on July 28. These storms produced at least 19 tornadoes and straight-line winds in multiple counties, downing trees and knocking out power to hundreds of thousands of people. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #11 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Wisconsin Emergency Management continues to monitor and support debris removal operations still underway in the state, following powerful storms July 18-20 and on July 28. These storms produced at least 19 tornadoes and straight-line winds in multiple counties, downing trees and knocking out power to hundreds of thousands of people.  Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #10 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Wisconsin Emergency Management continues to monitor and support debris removal operations still underway in the state, following powerful storms that swept through portions of the state July 19-20 and on July 28. These storms produced at least 17 tornadoes and straight-line winds in multiple counties. Significant cleanup efforts continue in Langlade, Polk, and Barron counties. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #9 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Severe weather swept across the state last night. The National Weather Service Twin Cities confirmed a tornado touched down on the northeast side of Bone Lake in Polk County. Homeowners reported damage to four homes as well as farm buildings.  Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #8 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Wisconsin Emergency Management continues to monitor and support power restoration and debris removal operations underway in the state, following powerful storms that produced at least 16 tornadoes and straight-line winds in multiple counties. Significant cleanup efforts are taking place in Langlade, Polk, and Barron Counties. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #7 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Wisconsin Emergency Management continues to monitor and support power restoration and debris removal operations still underway in the state, following powerful storms over the weekend that produced at least 16 tornadoes and straight-line winds in multiple counties. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #6 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Wisconsin Emergency Management continues to monitor and support power restoration and debris removal operations still underway in the state, following powerful storms over the weekend that produced at least 16 tornadoes and straight-line winds in multiple counties. Less than 3,000 Wisconsin Public Service (WPS) and Dairyland Power Cooperative utility customers remain without power following last week’s storms. Work continues around the clock to restore power as quickly as possible.   Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #5 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Wisconsin Emergency Management continues to monitor and support power restoration and debris removal operations still underway in the state, following powerful storms over the weekend that produced at least 16 tornadoes and straight-line winds in multiple counties.  Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #4 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
The State Emergency Operations Center continues to monitor and support power restoration and debris clean-up efforts from storms that hit the state last Friday and Saturday. The storms downed thousands of trees and left hundreds of thousands of people without electric service in northern and central Wisconsin. Debris removal efforts continued Wednesday in multiple counties. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #3 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Governor Tony Evers traveled to Appleton today, where he and WEM Administrator Dr. Darrell Williams met with local officials and viewed damage caused by recent severe storms. Lt. Governor Mandela Barnes traveled to Wausau, to view storm damage in that region of the state and meet with local officials. The visits follow the governor’s Sunday declaration of a statewide State of Emergency, which directed state agencies and the Wisconsin National Guard to provide assistance if needed. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #2 – July 2019 Statewide severe weather incident
Governor Tony Evers toured Langlade and Oconto counties today meeting with local officials and viewing damage caused by the severe weather. Yesterday, the Governor declared a statewide State of Emergency and directed state agencies and the Wisconsin National Guard to provide assistance if needed. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #1 – Madison area power outages and Wisconsin extreme heat/flooding
The State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC) is currently monitoring and ready to respond to several events across the state. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #8 – March 2019 Flooding
The weather will remain cool and relatively dry into next week; however, continued snow melt across central and northern Wisconsin will aid in sustaining levels on main stem rivers. One local shelter housed 15 displaced residents in Fond du Lac County overnight.The State Emergency Operations Center remains at Level 4 as the state continues to monitor flooding and respond to requests. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #7 – March 2019 Flooding
The weather will remain cool and relatively dry into next week; however, continued snow melt across central and northern Wisconsin will aid in sustaining levels on main stem rivers. The Trempealeau River has dropped to minor flood stage but is expected to rise back into moderate flood stage overnight and remain around 11.5 feet into next week. The Crawfish River will be in moderate flood stage through Friday while the Rock River, the Fox River, and the Manitowoc River will remain in moderate flood stage through next week. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #6 – March 2019 Flooding
The Trempealeau River has dropped to minor flood stage but is expected to rise back into moderate flood stage overnight and remain around 11.5 feet into next week. The Crawfish River will be in moderate flood stage through Friday while the Rock River, the Fox River, and the Manitowoc River will remain in moderate flood stage through next week. Temperatures will remain cool for the next few days, with some slight warming over the weekend. No major precipitation is forecast. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #5 – March 2019 Flooding
The National Weather Service indicates temperatures will remain cooler for the next few days and warming towards the end of the week which will increase the melt conditions. No major precipitation is in the forecast. Residents have begun to return to their homes, however, many are still displaced. Damage assessments and clean‐up operations continue. The State Emergency Operations Center remains at Level 4 as the state continues to monitor flooding and respond to requests. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #4 – March 2019 Flooding
The National Weather Service indicates temperatures will remain cooler for the next few days and warming towards the end of the week which will increase the melt conditions. No major precipitation is forecast. Two local shelters have remained open for affected residents. Many roads are closed throughout the state; however, suitable alternative routes are available in impacted areas. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #3 – March 2019 Flooding
The National Weather Service indicates temperatures will drop over the next few days which will slow the melt and allow the water to disperse. No major precipitation is forecast. Three local shelters have remained open for affected residents. Many roads are closed throughout the state; however, suitable alternative routes are available in impacted areas.  Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #2 – March 2019 Flooding
The National Weather Service indicates temperatures will drop over the next few days which will slow themelt and allow the water to disperse. No major precipitation is forecast. Three local shelters haveremained open for affected residents. Many roads are closed throughout the state; however, suitablealternative routes are available in impacted areas. Please visit 511wi.gov for current road closures. TheState Emergency Operations Center remains elevated to Level 3 to monitor and respond to the floodingsituation. Read Full Incident Report
Incident Report #1 – March 2019 Flooding
 Warm temperatures have caused a rapid snow melt which in turn has caused minor flooding throughout the state. Ice jams have been reported on several rivers which is exacerbating urban flooding. Some areas are experiencing more significant flooding including parts of the Fox River Valley.  Read Full Incident Report