Washington County, Iowa
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Flood Warning
948 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

...Flood Warning now in effect until Wednesday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
The English River at Kalona.
* Until Wednesday morning.
* At 9:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.6 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast...Rise to 15.8 feet this evening. Fall below flood stage
Wednesday morning.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet, Agricultural land along the river begins to


LAT...LON 4151 9194 4152 9153 4146 9152 4144 9173
4148 9194


Flood Watch
Keokuk-Washington-Louisa-Jefferson-Henry IA-Des Moines-Van Buren-
Lee-Jo Daviess-Stephenson-Carroll-Whiteside-Rock Island-Henry IL-
Including the cities of Dubuque, Cedar Rapids, Anamosa,
Maquoketa, Iowa City, Tipton, Clinton, Muscatine, Davenport,
Bettendorf, Sigourney, Washington, Wapello, Fairfield,
Mount Pleasant, Burlington, Keosauqua, Fort Madison, Galena,
Freeport, Mount Carroll, Sterling, Moline, Rock Island, Geneseo,
Princeton, Hennepin, Aledo, Oquawka, Monmouth, Carthage, Macomb,
Memphis, and Kahoka
937 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018


The National Weather Service in Quad Cities has issued a

* Flood Watch 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, Cedar, Clinton, Des Moines, Dubuque, Henry
IA, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones, Keokuk, Lee, Linn,
Louisa, Muscatine, Scott, Van Buren, and Washington. In
northeast Missouri, Clark and Scotland.

* Until 6 PM CST this evening

* Additional rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected to
move through the region today. Rainfall amounts of one half to
one inch today may lead to flooding.

* 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.


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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