Flood Warning issued July 22 at 12:20PM CDT until July 29 at 3:00PM CDT by NWS QuadCities
The National Weather Service in the Quad Cities has issued a
* Flood Warning for...
Rock Island County in northwestern Illinois...
Putnam County in north central Illinois...
Whiteside County in northwestern Illinois...
Henry County in northwestern Illinois...
Bureau County in north central Illinois...
Scott County in east central Iowa...
Eastern Muscatine County in east central Iowa...
* Until 1215 AM CDT Sunday
* At 1212 PM CDT, emergency management and law enforcement reported
ongoing areal flooding of creeks and streams due to heavy rain
over the past two days. Rainfall reports of 2 to 4 inches were
common across the warned area, with some locations receiving
around 5 inches. The runoff from this excessive rainfall has led
to areal flooding and dangerous conditions due to fast moving
water near creeks and streams. The threat for additional heavy
rain is over, but flooding impacts will linger into this evening
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Davenport, Moline, Rock Island, Bettendorf, Muscatine, East Moline,
Sterling, Kewanee, Rock Falls, Princeton, Morrison, Cambridge,
Durant, Hennepin, Silvis, Geneseo, Eldridge, Spring Valley, Milan
Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
Flooding is occurring or is imminent. It is important to know where
you are relative to streams, rivers, or creeks which can become
killers in heavy rains. Campers and hikers should avoid streams or
A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.