Emergency Management integrates with other agencies, local, state, and federal, to handle emergencies. This consists of seven separate functions: preparedness, response, mitigation, recovery, detection, protection, and prevention.
6 hours 21 minutes ago
Looking for rain gage totals from around Winneshiek County. Please use this post all day today as we continue to get rain.
PLEASE remain weather aware today especially through the hours of 4-10 pm.
This post will be checked frequently.
Thank you all.
.75 in Spillville
1 - 5 hours 50 minutes ago
1 inch in Castalia.
1 - 4 hours 41 minutes ago
1 - 4 hours 36 minutes ago
1.5" as of noon, Ridgeway
1 - 3 hours 2 minutes ago
7 hours 51 minutes ago
Public Service Announcement
Reminder that Winneshiek County does NOT sound the outdoor sirens after any severe weather event as an "all clear" notification. The sirens are intended to be set off as an early warning system for upcoming severe weather only.
Please keep this information in mind when the sirens are activated due to severe weather.
8 hours 42 minutes ago
A line of storms will continue to move to the east through 10 AM. The main threats from these storms will be heavy rainfall, which will lead to ponding of water on roadways, as well as lightning. Those outdoors this morning should move indoors as these storms approach.
8 hours 47 minutes ago
Flash flood watch issued for Winneshiek County noon today through Saturday morning.
PLEASE TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN