Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5
000
WGUS63 KDVN 172120
FFADVN

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
320 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

...POSSIBLE FAILING LEVEE MAY LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING NEAR
COLONA...

.RISING RIVER LEVELS DUE TO RECENT HEAVY RAIN AND AN ICE JAM
MOVING DOWN THE GREEN RIVER HAS LEAD TO HIGH WATER THAT WAS
THREATENING TO TOP A LEVEE SOUTHWEST OF COLONA. FLASH FLOODING IS
POSSIBLE IF THIS LEVEE FAILS.

ILZ016-180300-
/O.CON.KDVN.FF.A.0001.000000T0000Z-170118T0300Z/
/00000.0.DM.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HENRY IL-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...GENESEO
320 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF NORTHWEST ILLINOIS...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREA...HENRY IL.

* UNTIL 9 PM CST THIS EVENING

* HIGH WATER AND ICE ACTION WAS THREATENING TO TOP A LEVEE ALONG
  THE GREEN RIVER JUST UPSTREAM OF THE CONFLUENCE WITH THE ROCK
  RIVER AND SOUTHWEST OF COLONA.

* FLOODING OF NEARBY NEIGHBORHOODS ON THE SOUTHWEST SIDE OF COLONA
  MAY OCCUR IF THIS LEVEE IS BREACHED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

&&

$$

SHEETS



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.