By Paul Schmitt
Heavy rains and severe thunderstorms rolled through Door and Kewaunee Counties Wednesday morning causing power outages and flooded streets in the area. Over three inches of rain fell within one hour in Sturgeon Bay causing 14th Avenue and the Michigan Street Bridge to be closed to traffic temporarily. WPS reported that 71 Sturgeon Bay customers were without power as of 9:00 a.m. while Algoma, Kewaunee and Egg Harbor had only one customer each affected. Sturgeon Bay Utilities experienced outages on 7th Avenue and Jorns Drive but had power restored quickly. You can see a video of flooding on 14th Avenue Sturgeon Bay with this story online.