Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
227 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

...Forecast flooding changed from Moderate to Major severity for the
following rivers in Illinois...

  Rock River at Moline affecting Henry AND Rock Island COUNTIES

.Ice action was resulting in major flooding along portions of the Rock River
in Moline. at 2 am...law enforcement reported water over portions of North Shore
Drive in Moline.

River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 48 hours.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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ILC073-161-202027-
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227 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

...Forecast flooding increased from Moderate to Major severity...

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Rock River at Moline.
* Until further notice.
* At 11:45 PM Thursday the stage was 13.9 feet...and rising.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Recent activity...at 2 am...Law enforcement reported water over North
  Shore Drive in Moline likely due to ice action along the river. This
  was suggesting water was well over the latest readings reported at the
  gage site and suggesting major flooding was occurring.
* Forecast...Remain near or above 14 feet early this morning...then begin
  falling. Ice action may continue to result in rapid fluctuations
  throughout the morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...The river is at Major Flood Stage. Water affects
  South Shore Drive and North Shore Drive in Moline west of the 27th
  Street bridge. Water limits access to homes on South Shore Drive
  east of the I-74 bridge. Water also affects portions of 60th
  Street south of John Deere Road.

&&

LAT...LON 4148 9061 4145 9064 4144 9043 4148 9027
      4152 9032

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