Watch LIVE Flash Flooding In Dubuque, Iowa – September 12

DUBUQUE, IOWA — Heavy rain in the Dubuque area led to massive flooding around town. A couple of residents Jay Schiesl and Amy Katzenburger captured this footage of the water around 17th and Main in Dubuque.

Around 8 p.m. the National Weather Service started reporting issues in this area due to flash flooding.  One car stalled there because of the rapidly rising water.  Two other cars were damaged after stalling near 12th and Elm Streets.

Manhole covers downtown were also lifted up by the floodwaters, according to the National Weather Service.

Heavy rain continued through 9:30 p.m.

Amy Katzenburger

Jay Schiesl

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