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
809 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

  Rock River at Moline affecting Henry AND Rock Island COUNTIES

.Ice jam activity and recent rain run off are resulting in flooding
along portions of the Rock River. Rising temperatures over the next
several days and increased river flow from recent precipitation are
expected to break up the ice jams, allowing these rivers to return to
more typical open water levels in the next several days.

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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809 PM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

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

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Rock River at Moline.
* Until Saturday evening.
* At 7:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 12.4 feet...and rising.
* Flood stage is 12.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise to 13.3 feet Wednesday evening. Fall below flood
  stage Saturday evening.
* Impact...At  13.2 feet...Water affects 60th Street south of John
  Deere Road in Moline and 75th Ave from Green Valley Park 48th St.
  Water is on Canal Road in Big Island. Smith`s Island is affected
  by flood waters.

&&

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

$$

Nichols


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