MCSO: I-41 at Mayfair Road reopens after closing due to flooding
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- The Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office (MCSO) said I-41 at Mayfair Road was closed due to flooding on Saturday, June 19.
They announced the closure at 7:47 a.m. Officials say all lanes on I-41 reopened to traffic shortly before 9 a.m.
I-41 at Mayfair Road is closed due to flooding. Updates to come.— Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office (@MilwCoSheriff) June 19, 2021
Saturday morning brought heavy rain, lightning and even small hail to some areas.
Look at the heavy rain bearing down on the metro right now. Frequent lightning too. Stay inside until these storms pass. If driving, watch for ponding on the roads. #readywx pic.twitter.com/ksjVuMWSqt— CBS 58 Ready Weather (@cbs58weather) June 19, 2021
More heavy rain and storms are expected for Father's Day Sunday during the afternoon and evening.
The threat of severe weather is there Sunday, especially late in the day into the evening. Wind, heavy rain, frequent lightning are all possible. Stay tuned to CBS 58 on air and online throughout the weekend for updates. pic.twitter.com/AuRmPfPxZu— CBS 58 Ready Weather (@cbs58weather) June 19, 2021