Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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WGUS43 KDVN 290149
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA/IL
849 PM CDT Sun May 28 2017

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

  Mississippi River at Burlington affecting Des Moines...Lee...
  Hancock and Henderson Counties

.Latest forecasts are now indicating river levels will reach major flood
stage at Burlington.

River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 24 hours.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

IAC057-111-ILC067-071-291349-
/O.CON.KDVN.FL.W.0044.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BRLI4.3.ER.170521T0707Z.170601T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
849 PM CDT Sun May 28 2017

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Mississippi River at Burlington.
* Until further notice.
* At 8:00 PM Sunday the stage was 16.8 feet...and rising.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise to 18.0 feet Thursday morning...then begin falling.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Water affects the Burlington Auditorium
  parking lot. Water also affects Bluff Harbor Marina. Water affects
  North Shore Marina in Fort Madison. In Dallas City, water affects
  First Street at the ball park.

&&

LAT...LON 4086 9110 4084 9105 4062 9108 4061 9142
     4067 9118

$$



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