Wolf River rising: homes surrounded by water

SHIOCTON, Wis. (WBAY) - Shiocton residents have been putting out sandbags as the Wolf River rises.

A Flood Warning is in effect for the Wolf River, which is above flood stage.

Action 2 News This Morning reporter Aisha Morales was in Shiocton Monday morning and saw houses surrounded by water. A gas station near Highway 54 and Mill Street had some flooding in the parking lot.

The Outagamie County Sheriff's Office says the current is fast and dangerous. There is a slow-no-wake order for boaters.

Residents in need of sandbags should contact the village clerk in Shiocton.

StormCenter 2 Chief Meteorologist Steve Beylon says thunderstorm rainfall Monday may cause standing water in low-lying spots and areas of poor drainage. Water levels along creeks, streams and rivers will gradually rise during the next few days.

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FLOOD WARNINGS: https://www.wbay.com/weather/alerts