Weather Alerts for Rock Island County, IL

Issued by the National Weather Service

       Flood Warning      

Flood Warning  FLOOD WARNING   Flood Warning
ROCK ISLAND COUNTY, IL

Areas Affected:
Henry, IL - Rock Island, IL - Whiteside, IL
Effective: Sat, 4/13 9:06pm Updated: Sun, 4/14 12:39am Urgency: Immediate
Expires: Sun, 4/14 3:00pm Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Observed

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Illinois...

Rock River near Joslin affecting Henry IL, Whiteside and Rock
Island Counties.

* WHAT...Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.

* WHERE...Rock River near Joslin.

* WHEN...Until tomorrow afternoon.

* IMPACTS...At 12.0 feet, Water affects low lying agricultural land.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
- At 8:45 PM CDT Saturday the stage was 12.2 feet and falling.
- Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
tomorrow morning and continue falling to 10.3 feet next
Saturday, April 20.
- Flood stage is 12.0 feet.

Information:
Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

The next statement will be issued by Sunday afternoon at 300 PM CDT.