Weather Alerts for Rock Island County

Issued by the National Weather Service

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River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ROCK ISLAND COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Rock Island - Whiteside
Effective: Fri, 5/24 11:19am Updated: Fri, 5/24 3:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 5/25 3:18am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
.River level forecasts have risen significantly today as additional
rainfall and runoff is now being utilized in the forecasts to cause the
rises that have been expected.
River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 24 hours.
...Flood Warning remains in effect until further notice...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at Camanche.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:30 AM Friday the stage was 17.4 feet and steady.
* Flood stage is 17.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, Rise to 20.4 feet next Friday. Changes can be expected
in the crest forecast if rainfall forecasts in the coming days
change and as additional forecast rain is added to the river forecast.
* Impact, At  20.0 feet, Water affects South Washington Boulevard in
Camanche. Water also affects the Camanche Marina. Water also
affects several homes in Albany.
&&

Information:
If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an
alternate route. Turn around, don`t drown.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ROCK ISLAND COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Mercer - Rock Island
Effective: Fri, 5/24 11:10am Updated: Fri, 5/24 3:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 5/24 11:09pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Forecast flooding changed from Moderate to Major severity for the
following rivers in Iowa and Illinois...
Mississippi River from Le Claire LD14 affecting Scott and Rock Island
Counties
Mississippi River at Rock Island LD15 affecting Muscatine, Scott
and Rock Island Counties
Mississippi River at Ill. City LD16 affecting Muscatine and Rock
Island Counties
Mississippi River at Muscatine affecting Louisa, Muscatine,
Mercer and Rock Island Counties
Mississippi River at New Boston LD17 affecting Louisa and Mercer
Counties
...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Iowa and Illinois...
Mississippi River at Bellevue LD12 affecting Jackson, Carroll and
Jo Daviess Counties
Mississippi River at Fulton LD13 affecting Clinton, Carroll and
Whiteside Counties
.River level forecasts have risen significantly today as additional
rainfall and runoff is now being utilized in the forecasts to cause the
rises that have been expected.
River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 24 hours.
...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at Muscatine.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:15 AM Friday the stage was 18.4 feet and slowly rising.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, Rise to 22.3 feet next Wednesday. Changes can be expected
in the crest forecast if rainfall forecasts in the coming days change
and as additional forecast rain is added to the river forecast.
* Impact, At  22.0 feet, Water affects the lowest downtown
businesses, Mississippi Drive at Sycamore Street, and 5th Street
at Mad Creek.
&&

Information:
If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an
alternate route. Turn around, don`t drown.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ROCK ISLAND COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Rock Island
Effective: Fri, 5/24 11:10am Updated: Fri, 5/24 3:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 5/24 11:09pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Forecast flooding changed from Moderate to Major severity for the
following rivers in Iowa and Illinois...
Mississippi River from Le Claire LD14 affecting Scott and Rock Island
Counties
Mississippi River at Rock Island LD15 affecting Muscatine, Scott
and Rock Island Counties
Mississippi River at Ill. City LD16 affecting Muscatine and Rock
Island Counties
Mississippi River at Muscatine affecting Louisa, Muscatine,
Mercer and Rock Island Counties
Mississippi River at New Boston LD17 affecting Louisa and Mercer
Counties
...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Iowa and Illinois...
Mississippi River at Bellevue LD12 affecting Jackson, Carroll and
Jo Daviess Counties
Mississippi River at Fulton LD13 affecting Clinton, Carroll and
Whiteside Counties
.River level forecasts have risen significantly today as additional
rainfall and runoff is now being utilized in the forecasts to cause the
rises that have been expected.
River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 24 hours.
...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at Rock Island LD15.
* Until further notice.
* At  8:00 AM Friday the stage was 16.7 feet and slowly rising.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, Rise to 20.0 feet next Wednesday. Changes can be expected
in the crest forecast if rainfall forecasts in the coming days change
and as additional forecast rain is added to the river forecast.
* Impact, At  20.0 feet, Water affects the River`s Edge parking lot.
Water is over the top of the jetty at Lindsay Park Yacht Club.
Water affects buildings at Sunset Marina in Rock Island and
Moline`s River Drive from the 2300 to 5500 block.
&&

Information:
If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an
alternate route. Turn around, don`t drown.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ROCK ISLAND COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Rock Island
Effective: Fri, 5/24 11:10am Updated: Fri, 5/24 3:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 5/24 11:09pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Forecast flooding changed from Moderate to Major severity for the
following rivers in Iowa and Illinois...
Mississippi River from Le Claire LD14 affecting Scott and Rock Island
Counties
Mississippi River at Rock Island LD15 affecting Muscatine, Scott
and Rock Island Counties
Mississippi River at Ill. City LD16 affecting Muscatine and Rock
Island Counties
Mississippi River at Muscatine affecting Louisa, Muscatine,
Mercer and Rock Island Counties
Mississippi River at New Boston LD17 affecting Louisa and Mercer
Counties
...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Iowa and Illinois...
Mississippi River at Bellevue LD12 affecting Jackson, Carroll and
Jo Daviess Counties
Mississippi River at Fulton LD13 affecting Clinton, Carroll and
Whiteside Counties
.River level forecasts have risen significantly today as additional
rainfall and runoff is now being utilized in the forecasts to cause the
rises that have been expected.
River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 24 hours.
...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at Ill. City LD16.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Friday the stage was 16.8 feet and slowly slowly rising.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, Rise to 20.6 feet next Wednesday. Changes can be expected
in the crest forecast if rainfall forecasts in the coming days change
and as additional forecast rain is added to the river forecast.
* Impact, At  20.5 feet, Water affects Front Street and several homes
in Buffalo. Water also affects the fish hatchery at Fairport.
&&

Information:
If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an
alternate route. Turn around, don`t drown.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ROCK ISLAND COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Henry - Rock Island
Effective: Fri, 5/24 10:22am Updated: Fri, 5/24 3:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 5/24 10:21pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The National Weather Service in Quad Cities has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Illinois...
Rock River at Como affecting Whiteside County
...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Major severity for the
following rivers in Illinois...
Rock River near Joslin affecting Henry, Rock Island and Whiteside
Counties
Rock River at Moline affecting Henry and Rock Island Counties
.Rain is expected daily for the next 5-7 days across the region which
will lead to rises on the Rock River. Sharper rises are expected to
begin tonight and on Saturday.
River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 24 hours.
...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Major severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Rock River at Moline.
* Until further notice.
* At  9:30 AM Friday the stage was 12.2 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, Rise to 15.7 feet Monday evening. The river is forecast to
begin falling next Tuesday, however additional rains this weekend
could cause the higher levels to extend to later in the week.
* Impact, At  15.5 feet, Water affects the intersection of Highways
150 and 6. Steel Dam is under water in Milan.
&&

Information:
If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an
alternate route. Turn around, don`t drown.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ROCK ISLAND COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Henry - Rock Island - Whiteside
Effective: Fri, 5/24 10:22am Updated: Fri, 5/24 3:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 5/24 10:21pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The National Weather Service in Quad Cities has issued a Flood
Warning for the following rivers in Illinois...
Rock River at Como affecting Whiteside County
...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Major severity for the
following rivers in Illinois...
Rock River near Joslin affecting Henry, Rock Island and Whiteside
Counties
Rock River at Moline affecting Henry and Rock Island Counties
.Rain is expected daily for the next 5-7 days across the region which
will lead to rises on the Rock River. Sharper rises are expected to
begin tonight and on Saturday.
River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 24 hours.
...Forecast flooding increased from Minor to Major severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Rock River near Joslin.
* Until further notice.
* At  9:45 AM Friday the stage was 12.5 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, Rise to 18.6 feet Monday evening. The river is forecast to
begin falling next Tuesday, however additional rains this weekend
could cause the higher levels to extend to later in the week.
* Impact, At  18.5 feet, Water affects the lowest sections of Moline
Road east of Erie, as well as River Road.
&&

Information:
If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an
alternate route. Turn around, don`t drown.

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
ROCK ISLAND COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Rock Island
Effective: Fri, 5/24 11:10am Updated: Fri, 5/24 3:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Fri, 5/24 11:09pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...Forecast flooding changed from Moderate to Major severity for the
following rivers in Iowa and Illinois...
Mississippi River from Le Claire LD14 affecting Scott and Rock Island
Counties
Mississippi River at Rock Island LD15 affecting Muscatine, Scott
and Rock Island Counties
Mississippi River at Ill. City LD16 affecting Muscatine and Rock
Island Counties
Mississippi River at Muscatine affecting Louisa, Muscatine,
Mercer and Rock Island Counties
Mississippi River at New Boston LD17 affecting Louisa and Mercer
Counties
...Forecast flooding changed from Minor to Moderate severity for the
following rivers in Iowa and Illinois...
Mississippi River at Bellevue LD12 affecting Jackson, Carroll and
Jo Daviess Counties
Mississippi River at Fulton LD13 affecting Clinton, Carroll and
Whiteside Counties
.River level forecasts have risen significantly today as additional
rainfall and runoff is now being utilized in the forecasts to cause the
rises that have been expected.
River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 24 hours.
...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at Le Claire LD14.
* Until further notice.
* At 10:30 AM Friday the stage was 11.0 feet and steady.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, Rise above flood stage today and continue rising to 13.7
feet next Thursday. Changes can be expected in the crest forecast
if rainfall forecasts in the coming days change and as additional
forecast rain is added to the river forecast.
* Impact, At  13.7 feet, Water affects East Harbor Drive in
Bettendorf.
&&

Information:
If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an
alternate route. Turn around, don`t drown.

Flash Flood Watch  FLASH FLOOD WATCH   Flash Flood Watch
ROCK ISLAND COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Bureau - Carroll - Hancock - Henderson - Henry - Jo Daviess - McDonough - Mercer - Putnam - Rock Island - Stephenson - Warren - Whiteside
Effective: Fri, 5/24 4:00pm Updated: Fri, 5/24 3:00pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 5/25 7:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...Heavy Rain May Lead to Flash Flooding...
.Several rounds of thunderstorms with the potential for heavy
rainfall will impact the area today and tonight. This may lead to
flash flooding as the ground is saturated over much of the area
from the on-going wet weather pattern.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM CDT THIS
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...
The Flash Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of Illinois, Iowa, and northeast Missouri, including
the following areas, in Illinois, Bureau, Carroll, Hancock,
Henderson, Henry IL, Jo Daviess, McDonough, Mercer, Putnam,
Rock Island, Stephenson, Warren, and Whiteside. In Iowa,
Benton, Buchanan, Cedar, Clinton, Delaware, Des Moines,
Dubuque, Henry IA, Iowa, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones,
Keokuk, Lee, Linn, Louisa, Muscatine, Scott, Van Buren, and
Washington. In northeast Missouri, Clark and Scotland.
* This afternoon through Saturday morning
* Heavy rainfall and saturated soils may lead to flash flooding
* Flash flooding is possible especially in urban areas, and along
small creeks and streams. In addition, the heavy rain may also
lead to further rises on rivers that are already flooding.

Information:
A Flash Flood Watch means that flash flooding is possible.
Monitor forecasts and take action if flash flood warnings are
issued or flash flooding develops.