Fort Madison, IA (52627)

8:16 AM CDT on July 26, 2017 (GMT -0500)
River Bend Condos | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 535 ft 40.63 °N, 91.37 °W | Updated 6 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
76.0 °F
Feels Like 77 °F
N
2.0
Wind Variable Wind from South

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:56 AM 8:26 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KFSW 261255Z AUTO 17008KT 10SM CLR 23/21 A3005 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.05 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 77 °F
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:56 AM 8:26 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KFSW 261255Z AUTO 17008KT 10SM CLR 23/21 A3005 RMK AO2

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Flood Warning
Issued: 5:02 AM CDT Jul. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Warning remains in effect until Sunday morning...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Burlington.
* Until Sunday morning.
* At 4:00 am Wednesday the stage was 15.8 feet and steady.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... rise to 16.5 feet Thursday evening. Fall below flood
stage Sunday morning.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet, water affects low lying buildings and homes
in Montrose and Niota.


Lat... Lon 4086 9110 4084 9105 4062 9108 4061 9142
     4067 9118




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:23 AM CDT Jul. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 4 PM this afternoon through
Thursday morning...

The National Weather Service in Quad Cities has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of Illinois, Iowa, and
northeast Missouri, including the following areas, in
Illinois, Bureau, Hancock, Henderson, Henry IL, McDonough,
Mercer, Putnam, Rock Island, Warren, and Whiteside. In Iowa,
Cedar, Clinton, Des Moines, Henry IA, Iowa, Jefferson,
Johnson, Keokuk, Lee, Louisa, Muscatine, Scott, Van Buren, and
Washington. In northeast Missouri, Clark and Scotland.

* From 4 PM this afternoon through Thursday morning

* storms will be capable of high rainfall rates due to high
moisture levels in the atmosphere.

* The area of greatest risk is south of a line from Sigourney,
Iowa to Kewanee, Illinois. Here storms may move over the same
areas and produce 1 to 3 inches of rain in a short time period.

* A second area of concern is north of a Sigourney, Iowa to
Kewanee, Illinois line. Here the ground is very moist from heavy
rain last Friday night. Any high rainfall rates in this area
may result in flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that flash flooding is possible.
Monitor forecasts and take action if flash flood warnings are
issued or flash flooding develops.