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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 1:48 PM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois, Iowa, and northeast Missouri, including
the following areas, in Illinois, Bureau, Carroll, Hancock,
Henderson, Henry IL, Jo Daviess, McDonough, Mercer, Putnam,
Rock Island, Stephenson, Warren, and Whiteside. In Iowa,
Clinton, Des Moines, Henry IA, Jackson, Lee, Louisa,
Muscatine, Scott, and Van Buren. In northeast Missouri, Clark
and Scotland.

* Until 6 PM CST this evening

* rain will continue through at least mid afternoon. Additional
rainfall of around one quarter to one half inch will be
possible.

* The ground remains frozen over much of the area and streams
are running high. Additional rainfall may lead to flooding on
streams and low lying areas. Significant rises will occur on
area rivers and many may begin to exceed flood stage.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Monitor later forecasts and take action if a
Flood Warning is issued or flooding develops.



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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 1:48 PM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect until 6 PM CST this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois, Iowa, and northeast Missouri, including
the following areas, in Illinois, Bureau, Carroll, Hancock,
Henderson, Henry IL, Jo Daviess, McDonough, Mercer, Putnam,
Rock Island, Stephenson, Warren, and Whiteside. In Iowa,
Clinton, Des Moines, Henry IA, Jackson, Lee, Louisa,
Muscatine, Scott, and Van Buren. In northeast Missouri, Clark
and Scotland.

* Until 6 PM CST this evening

* rain will continue through at least mid afternoon. Additional
rainfall of around one quarter to one half inch will be
possible.

* The ground remains frozen over much of the area and streams
are running high. Additional rainfall may lead to flooding on
streams and low lying areas. Significant rises will occur on
area rivers and many may begin to exceed flood stage.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Monitor later forecasts and take action if a
Flood Warning is issued or flooding develops.



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