Issued by National Weather Service – Davenport/Quad Cities, IA
…FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING…
The National Weather Service in Quad Cities has expanded the
* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of Illinois and
southeast Iowa, including the following areas, in Illinois,
Bureau, Henry IL, Mercer, and Putnam. In southeast Iowa,
* Through Saturday morning
* Rounds of heavy rain are expected across the watch area through
Saturday morning. With the ground already moist from recent
heavy rain, flash flooding will be possible. Locations that get
hit repeatedly will be especially prone to flash flooding.
* Excessive runoff may result in flooding of low-lying and flood
prone locations. Small rivers, creeks and streams may rise out
of their banks.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.