GREEN BAY — Heavy rain
closed roads in parts of northeastern Wisconsin and forced
evacuations in Green Bay. And forecasters say more
downpours and damaging winds are expected through
Brown County emergency
managers told resident in one section of the city they
should evacuate Wednesday if they didn't want to get
trapped in their homes.
WLUK-TV reports the
emergency management center advised people not to stay in
their home if water has compromised the house or touched
the furnace or any part of the electrical system.
City inspectors planned to
canvass flooded neighborhoods after the water has receded
to insure structures are safe to be occupied.
The National Weather
Service issued a flood warning for Grant County Thursday
and a flood watch for south central and southeastern