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Flood in Wisconsin, USA

Friday, 24 September 2010

Type of Event:
Flood
Location of Event:
USA
Date of Charter Activation:
24/09/2010
Charter Requestor:
USGS on behalf of Wisconsin Emergency Management
Project Management:
DMA

Description of the event

A powerful storm hit the Midwest of America on Thursday, flooding creeks and rivers and forcing 1,500 residents of Arcadia, Wisconsin to evacuate their homes for higher ground.