Road closures in the area due to flooding on Wednesday
Several major roads in western Wisconsin are still closed on Wednesday, August 29th after heavy rain left many roads flooded.
Here the list of road closures:
-US 14 closed between Cross Plains and Black Earth; traffic detoured via WIS 78 and US 12.
-I-90/94 eastbound closed from mile marker 69 near Mauston to mile marker 79 at Lyndon Station
-- Eastbound traffic detoured at New Lisbon via WIS 80 (Necedah),
WIS 21 (Coloma) and I-39 (Portage)
-- Westbound is open to traffic
-US 12 closed between Mauston and Lyndon Station
-WIS 33 closed between WIS 82 and Wonewoc
-WIS 80/82 closed between Union Center and Elroy
-I-90/94 WB remains closed at the I-39 split in Portage because of flooding.
-US 61 closed from WIS 171 to US 14 (Readstown in Vernon County)
-WIS 131 closed between WIS 171 and US 61
-WIS 171 closed from WIS 27 (Mount Sterling) to US 61 (Rolling Ground)
-WIS 23 closed at Albert Street in Reedsburg
-WIS 33 closed between Wonewoc and WIS 58
For an update of roads closed in Sauk County,
-STHY 49 is closed due to a large power line across the highway. Authorities say it may be closed up to 24 hours as crews repair it.
-WIS 35 is open to one lane with flagging operations from County K to US 14
-US 14 closed from County M to Coon Valley (Vernon County); traffic detoured via County M, WIS 33 and WIS 27
-WIS 162 closed between US 14/61 (Vernon County) and WIS 33 (Middle Ridge)
-WIS 23, closed at Neenah Creek bridge in Briggsville. High water at the bridge. No detour.
-WIS 22 closed at Main Street Bridge in Montello. High water at the bridge. No detour.
-WIS 33 closed between Cashton and WIS 131 (Ontario)
-WIS 131 closed between Wilton and Ontario
-WIS 131 closed between WIS 56 and WIS 82
-WIS 56 closed from WIS 131 (Viola) to County G
-US 14/61 closed between US 14/WIS 27/82 (Viroqua) to High Point Road (Richland County Line)
-WIS 33/131 intersection in Ontario closed
-WIS 56 closed between Viroqua and Viola
-WIS 82 closed between Slayback Road and South Mill Street (LaFarge)
-WIS 131 closed between Ontario and Rockton
-WIS 131 closed between WIS 82 and West Adams Street (LaFarge)
-WIS 162 closed between Chaseburg (Depot Street) to US 14
-WIS 162 closed between US 14/61 (Coon Valley) and WIS 33 (Middle Ridge, La Crosse County)
Motorists are advised to drive with caution on all area roads and WisDOT wanted to remind drivers to not drive through standing water or around barriers.