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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:49 AM EDT Apr. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sturgeon river near Chassell.
* Until further notice.
* At 7:45 am Wednesday the stage was 11.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.5 feet.
* At 12.0 feet... flooding is occurring along the river with water
levels similar to April of 2002. Lower portions of Sturgeon River
Road... Aho Road... and rajala Road are impassable.
* At 10.5 feet... the river begins to overflow onto Sturgeon River
Road... rajala Road... and Aho Road.


Lat... Lon 4692 8861 4704 8856 4703 8850 4700 8845
      4692 8848



949 am EDT Wed Apr 24 2019

The Flood Warning continues for
the Sturgeon river near Alston.
* Until late Saturday night.
* At 8:30 am Wednesday the stage was 9.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Friday afternoon.
* At 8.0 feet... homes and structures along the low lying areas and
numerous roads become impacted by flood water. In Houghton
County... Sturgeon River Road... Aho Road... and rajala Road are
impacted. In Baraga County... Sturgeon Road... halonen Road and
usitalo Road are impacted. Along froberg Road... tahtinen Road...
Irwin Road... Oliver Road... and Shirley Road are impacted..


Lat... Lon 4672 8872 4683 8866 4692 8861 4692 8848
      4687 8850 4672 8860