Freeport, IL

1:08 AM CST on February 21, 2018 (GMT -0600)
Countryside Cul-De-Sac | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Areal Flood Warning

Elev 843 ft 42.30 °N, 89.67 °W | Updated 6 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
26.2 °F
Feels Like 26 °F
N
2.5
Wind Variable Wind from NW
Gusts 13.6 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.29 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 2100 ft
Windchill 26 °F
Dew Point 21 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:46 AM 5:38 PM
Waxing Crescent, 28% visible
METAR KFEP 210655Z AUTO 31011G16KT 10SM OVC021 M03/M06 A3029 RMK AO2 T10351065
Pressure 30.29 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 2100 ft
Windchill 26 °F
Dew Point 21 °F
Humidity 80%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:46 AM 5:38 PM
Waxing Crescent, 28% visible
METAR KFEP 210655Z AUTO 31011G16KT 10SM OVC021 M03/M06 A3029 RMK AO2 T10351065

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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 9:13 PM CST Feb. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 1015 am CST Wednesday for
Whiteside... Jo Daviess... Carroll... Stephenson and Jackson counties...

At 910 PM CST, emergency management officials reported flooding
across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have already
fallen. Flooding due to an ice jams, snow melt, and heavy rain will
continue. Though no additional rain is expected tonight, the
widespread areal flooding of creeks and streams, will continue
through the night.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Freeport, Sterling, Rock Falls, Maquoketa, Morrison, Galena, Mount
Carroll, Savanna, Lena, Bellevue, Prophetstown, Stockton, East
Dubuque, Erie, Lanark, Warren, Garden Plain, Milledgeville, Preston
and Fairhaven.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.


Lat... Lon 4220 8940 4220 8969 4193 8969 4192 8963
      4159 8963 4158 9018 4165 9016 4168 9023
      4177 9025 4181 9018 4190 9015 4203 9016
      4203 9090 4229 9090 4230 9067 4238 9066
      4238 9048 4247 9065 4251 9064 4250 8940


Ervin


814 PM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

... Forecast flooding increased from minor to moderate severity...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Pecatonica River at Freeport.
* Until Tuesday morning.
* At 7:30 PM Tuesday the stage was 13.0 feet... and rising.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage this evening and continue rising
to 14.1 feet Wednesday. The river will fall below flood stage
Tuesday morning.
* Impact, at 14.0 feet, minor street flooding begins in Freeport and
water affects a few back yards east of the Pecatonica River.


Lat... Lon 4226 8950 4230 8971 4245 8976 4233 8961
      4232 8949