Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA/IL
919 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

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

  Iowa River at Marengo affecting Iowa County

This Flood Watch is based on limited confidence associated with
routed flows from upstream and recent and forecast rainfall over the
next 24 hours.

If rainfall in the basin is less than predicted, the forecast river
stage may not be reached.

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

919 AM CDT THU MAR 30 2017

The Flood Watch continues for
  The Iowa River at Marengo
* Until Tuesday morning.
* At  9:00 AM Thursday the stage was 9.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage Sunday morning...and continue
  rising to 14.5 feet Monday morning. Fall below flood stage Tuesday
* 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 4187 9230 4182 9183 4175 9183
      4176 9197


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