MILWAUKEE — Thunderstorms
with relentless rain has flooded roads in some parts of
Wisconsin and spawned possible tornadoes.
The National Weather
Service will be inspecting damage in Wales, Fort Atkinson
and Belleville Wednesday to confirm it was caused by
tornadoes. Roofs were damaged, windows were blown out and
trees knocked over in Fort Atkinson. WKOW-TV reports a
possible tornado knocked down trees in Belleville which
caused a residential gas leak and led neighbors to
evacuate to the local high school.
A flash flood watch
remained in effect Wednesday morning for Dodge, Jefferson,
Milwaukee, Kenosha, Ozaukee, Racine, Walworth, Washington
and Waukesha counties.
Sheboygan police and Dodge
County sheriff's officials reported multiple road
closures. In Ozaukee County, emergency managers said
flooding has made roads impassable in the northern part of