Columbus Junction, IA (52738)

8:17 AM CDT on July 26, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Purdy Hill (Ken) | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flood Warning, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 656 ft 41.28 °N, 91.38 °W | Updated 1 minute ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
72.1 °F
Feels Like 72 °F
N
3.0
Wind Variable Wind from ESE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.04 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 72 °F
Dew Point 65 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 8:28 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KMUT 261255Z AUTO 15004KT 10SM CLR 23/20 A3004 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.04 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 72 °F
Dew Point 65 °F
Humidity 81%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:55 AM 8:28 PM
Waxing Crescent, 13% visible
METAR KMUT 261255Z AUTO 15004KT 10SM CLR 23/20 A3004 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 Friday...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at New Boston ld17.
* Until Friday.
* At 4:00 am Wednesday the stage was 16.0 feet and steady.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast... rise to 16.2 feet today. Fall below flood stage Friday.



Lat... Lon 4124 9114 4124 9108 4116 9097 4117 9106
      4119 9111




502 am CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

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

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Keithsburg.
* Until Saturday morning.
* At 4:30 am Wednesday the stage was 14.9 feet and steady.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast... rise to 15.2 feet Thursday morning. Fall below flood
stage Saturday morning.
* Impact... at 14.5 feet, water affects low lying areas in Oquawka.


Lat... Lon 4117 9106 4116 9097 4108 9091 4091 9094
      4094 9099




502 am CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

... Flood Warning remains in effect until Thursday...

The Flood Warning continues for
the Mississippi River at Muscatine.
* Until Thursday.
* At 4:15 am Wednesday the stage was 16.7 feet and steady.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Recent activity... the river is approaching a crest.
* Forecast... rise to 16.9 feet this morning. Fall below flood stage
Thursday.
* Impact... at 16.0 feet, water affects the lower portion of the
Riverside Park parking lot.


Lat... Lon 4141 9108 4144 9103 4140 9102 4124 9108
      4124 9114




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.