Several roads in West Allis closed due to high water levels

WEST ALLIS (WITI) -- A number of roads in West Allis have been closed Thursday, April 18th due to high water levels.

Currently, the National Weather Service (NWS) has issued Flood Watch for all of southern and parts of northeast Wisconsin.

A slow moving and strong low pressure system will bring widespread showers and thunderstorms today, with total rainfall of 2 to 3.5 inches expected through Thursday evening, April 18th.

Saturated ground will cause ponding and water covered roads, even away from waterways and especially in low-lying areas.

The list of closures include: