Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1052 AM CST THU FEB 23 2017

...The Flood Watch continues for the following rivers in Iowa...

  Cedar River near Conesville affecting Cedar...Louisa and Muscatine
  Counties
  Iowa River at Marengo affecting Iowa County

This Flood Watch is based on observed and predicted rainfall over
the next 48 hours.

At this time there is limited confidence associated with rainfall
amounts and the location of predicted rainfall.

If rainfall in the basin is less than predicted, the forecast river
stage may not be reached. Conversely, if rainfall is more than
predicted the river may crest higher. If the rainfall is higher
sites downstream will see rises and possible flooding.

As the forecast becomes more certain, this watch will either be
upgraded to a warning or cancelled.

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1052 AM CST THU FEB 23 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Cedar River near Conesville
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Thursday the stage was 10.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage Saturday evening...and continue
  rising to 14.3 feet Wednesday morning.
* This forecast is based on routed flow from upstream in combination
  with forecast rainfall. Consequently there is limited confidence
  in the river reaching flood stage.

&&

LAT...LON 4164 9121 4135 9139 4129 9132 4157 9106
      4170 9110

$$

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1052 AM CST THU FEB 23 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Iowa River at Marengo
* Until further notice.
* At 10:00 AM Thursday the stage was 11.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage Saturday...and continue rising to
  15.3 feet Wednesday morning.
* This forecast is based on routed flow from upstream in combination
  with forecast rainfall. Consequently there is limited confidence
  in the river reaching flood stage.

&&

LAT...LON 4182 9230 4176 9197 4175 9183 4182 9183
      4187 9230

$$



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