Jul 12, 2016

Tornadoes, Flooding Leave Damage in Minnesota; 'I’ve Never Seen a Storm Like This'

Ashland, WI
Odanah, WI
Iron County, WI
Ashland County, WI
USA
by
Sean Breslin and Jon Erdman
,
The Weather Channel
Some flooding by Lake Superior Ashland 7-12-16. Photo: @clkoval / Twitter
Some flooding by Lake Superior Ashland 7-12-16. Photo: @clkoval / Twitter

Parts of Iron and Ashland Counties picked up 9-10 inches of rain, according to the NWS.

The White River south of Ashland, Wisconsin, rose about 7 feet to a record level early Tuesday, topping the previous record from July 1, 1953.

To the east of Ashland, the Bad River near Odanah rose over 15 feet in 6 hours to its third highest level on record before the river gauge stopped reporting early Tuesday