Local watches, warnings, and advisories for Iowa
National watches, warnings, and advisories
Scott
Until 9:15 PM Tuesday
More InformationAt 831 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located near Davenport, moving east at 65 mph. HAZARD...Golf ball size hail and 60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Trained weather spotters. IMPACT...People and animals outdoors will be injured. Expect hail damage to roofs, siding, windows, and vehicles. Expect wind damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include... Davenport, Moline, Bettendorf, East Moline, Silvis, Geneseo, Eldridge, Colona, Le Claire, Hampton, Port Byron, Erie, Atkinson, Rapids City, Princeton, Long Grove, Cordova, Riverdale, McCausland and Cleveland. This includes the following highways... Interstate 74 in Iowa between mile markers 1 and 5. Interstate 80 in Iowa between mile markers 292 and 306. Interstate 80 in Illinois between mile markers 1 and 26. Interstate 88 between mile markers 1 and 19.


Scott, Clinton
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Camanche. * Until further notice. * At 7:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.3 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 17.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast. * Forecast, Rise to 19.1 feet Thursday evening, then begin falling. * Impact, At 19.0 feet, Water affects homes in the Camanche Swan Slough area, the boat ramp, and 9th Street by Hazel Lake. Water affects Union Pacific Railroad maintenance buildings in Clinton.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Scott, Iowa, Louisa, Johnson, Cedar, Washington, Jones, Muscatine, Linn, Keokuk
Until 11:00 PM Tuesday
More InformationTHE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS EXTENDED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 82 TO INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING AREAS UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS EVENING IN ILLINOIS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 1 COUNTY IN NORTHWEST ILLINOIS ROCK ISLAND IN IOWA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 10 COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL IOWA CEDAR IOWA JOHNSON JONES LINN MUSCATINE SCOTT IN SOUTHEAST IOWA KEOKUK LOUISA WASHINGTON THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF ANAMOSA, BETTENDORF, CEDAR RAPIDS, CREDIT ISLAND, DAVENPORT, IOWA CITY, MARENGO, MOLINE, MUSCATINE, ROCK ISLAND, SIGOURNEY, TIPTON, WAPELLO, AND WASHINGTON.


Clayton
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationRiver forecasts take into account both observed and forecast precipitation. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Guttenberg Dam 10. * until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled. * At 7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.8 feet. * Flood stage is 15.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 16.8 feet by Wednesday morning then begin falling. * Impact...At 15.5 feet...The water is over Marina Road.

Recommended Actions: Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes two feet of water to float most automobiles, including sport utility vehicles. Turn Around, Don't Drown! Additional river and weather information is available at... weather.gov/lacrosse.

Allamakee, Clayton
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationRiver forecasts take into account both observed and forecast precipitation. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at McGregor. * until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled. * At 6:45 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.4 feet. * Flood stage is 16.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast. * Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 18.4 feet by Wednesday morning then begin falling. * Impact...At 18.0 feet...Pumping operations begin at the Prairie du Chien waste water treatment facility.

Recommended Actions: Do not drive cars into flooded areas. Remember, it only takes two feet of water to float most automobiles, including sport utility vehicles. Turn Around, Don't Drown! Additional river and weather information is available at... weather.gov/lacrosse.

Des Moines, Lee
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Burlington. * Until further notice. * At 7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.4 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 15.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue. * Forecast, Rise to 17.9 feet Saturday morning, then begin falling. * Impact, At 18.0 feet, Water affects the Burlington Auditorium parking lot. Water also affects Bluff Harbor Marina. Water affects North Shore Marina in Fort Madison. In Dallas City, water affects First Street at the ball park.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Scott
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Le Claire LD14. * Until further notice. * At 7:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 11.8 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 11.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast. * Forecast, Rise to 12.4 feet Friday morning, then begin falling. * Impact, At 12.5 feet, Water affects the lowest residences at the upstream end of town in Hampton.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Des Moines
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Gladstone LD18. * Until further notice. * At 6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 12.2 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 10.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue. * Forecast, Rise to 13.4 feet Friday evening, then begin falling.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Dubuque, Jackson
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Dubuque. * Until further notice. * At 7:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 19.5 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 17.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue. * Forecast, Rise to near 19.6 feet Wednesday morning, then begin falling. * Impact, At 18.0 feet, Water reaches the bottom of the East Dubuque Flats levee.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Clinton
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Fulton LD13. * Until further notice. * At 6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.0 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 16.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue. * Forecast, Rise to 17.7 feet Friday morning, then begin falling. * Impact, At 16.0 feet, Water affects a few houses at Thomson.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Johnson, Cedar, Muscatine
Until 8:45 PM Tuesday
More InformationAt 828 PM CDT, a severe thunderstorm was located over West Branch, moving east at 40 mph. HAZARD...Quarter size hail. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Damage to vehicles is expected. Locations impacted include... Iowa City, West Branch, Coralville, North Liberty, West Liberty, Tiffin, University Heights, Hills, Atalissa, Oakdale, Rochester, Newport, Cedar Valley, Muscatine County Fairgrounds, Sugar Bottom Camp Ground, Johnson County Fairgrounds, Saulsbury Bridge Campground, West Overlook, Coralville Lake Dam Complex and Springdale. This includes the following highways... Interstate 80 in Iowa between mile markers 238 and 268. Interstate 380 between mile markers 1 and 5.

Recommended Actions: Continuous cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm. Move indoors immediately. Lightning is one of nature's leading killers. Remember, if you can hear thunder, you are close enough to be struck by lightning.

Louisa, Muscatine
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Muscatine. * Until further notice. * At 7:15 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.8 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 16.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast. * Forecast, Rise to 19.0 feet Saturday morning, then begin falling. * Impact, At 19.0 feet, Water affects marina buildings in Muscatine. Water affects Mississippi Drive at Walnut Street.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Louisa
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at New Boston LD17. * Until further notice. * At 6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.2 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 15.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue. * Forecast, Rise to 18.3 feet Friday evening, then begin falling. * Impact, At 18.1 feet, Lock and Dam 17 is closed.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Louisa, Des Moines
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Keithsburg. * Until further notice. * At 7:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.1 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 14.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue. * Forecast, Rise to 16.7 feet Friday, then begin falling. * Impact, At 16.5 feet, Water affects houses on 1st Street in Oquawka.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Dubuque
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Dubuque LD11. * Until further notice. * At 7:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.9 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 16.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue. * Forecast, Rise to near 18.0 feet Wednesday morning, then begin falling.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Jackson
Until 1:00 PM Monday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Bellevue LD12. * Until Sunday evening. * At 6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.2 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 17.0 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring. * Forecast, Rise to 17.5 feet Wednesday. Fall below flood stage Sunday evening. * Impact, At 17.5 feet, Water affects a few homes south of Bellevue. Water affects operations at a grain elevator in Savanna. Water affects the lowest businesses in Sabula.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Muscatine
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Ill. City LD16. * Until further notice. * At 6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 16.5 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 15.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue. * Forecast, Rise to 17.4 feet Friday evening, then begin falling. * Impact, At 17.0 feet, Water affects the Buffalo Shores Access Area. Lock and Dam 16 is closed.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Scott, Muscatine
Until 6:00 PM Wednesday
More InformationUpdated flood information for the Mississippi River. River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for the next 24 hours. The Flood Warning continues for The Mississippi River at Rock Island LD15. * Until further notice. * At 6:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 17.1 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 15.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue. * Forecast, Rise to 17.7 feet Friday morning, then begin falling. * Impact, At 17.5 feet, Water affects the railroad tracks in downtown Davenport and River Drive, Pershing Avenue, and Federal Street. Water affects Bettendorf's Leach Park.

Recommended Actions: If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.

Clinton, Jackson
Until 11:00 PM Tuesday
More InformationSEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 82 REMAINS VALID UNTIL 11 PM CDT THIS EVENING FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN ILLINOIS THIS WATCH INCLUDES 4 COUNTIES IN NORTHWEST ILLINOIS CARROLL JO DAVIESS STEPHENSON WHITESIDE IN IOWA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 2 COUNTIES IN EAST CENTRAL IOWA CLINTON JACKSON THIS INCLUDES THE CITIES OF CLINTON, FREEPORT, GALENA, MAQUOKETA, MOUNT CARROLL, AND STERLING.