Flood Warning issued March 17 at 10:40AM CDT expiring March 23 at 3:00PM CDT by NWS Quad Cities IA IL

Updated information for the Pecatonica and Rock rivers.
Crest forecasts have increased on the Pecatonica at Freeport. The
lower rock river is currently undergoing a broad lower crest.

River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 48 hours.
The Flood Warning continues for
The Pecatonica River at Freeport.
* Until Friday evening.
* At 9:30 AM Sunday the stage was 16.9 feet and rising.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Major flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, Rise to 17.5 feet Monday morning. Fall below flood stage
Friday evening.
* Impact, At 17.0 feet, Water affects the parking lots of several
businesses near the Stephenson Street bridge.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an
alternate route. Turn around, don’t drown.

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