Washington, IA

4:32 PM CDT on July 26, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Washington Municipal | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch, Special Statement Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 751 ft 41.28 °N, 91.67 °W | Updated 17 minutes ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
72 °F
Feels Like 72 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from North

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Few 3000 ft
Scattered Clouds 3900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4700 ft
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.63 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:56 AM 8:29 PM
Waxing Crescent, 15% visible
METAR KAWG 262115Z AUTO 00000KT 9SM FEW030 SCT039 BKN047 22/21 A2999 RMK AO2
Pressure 29.99 in
Visibility 9.0 miles
Clouds Few 3000 ft
Scattered Clouds 3900 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4700 ft
Dew Point 70 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.63 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:56 AM 8:29 PM
Waxing Crescent, 15% visible
METAR KAWG 262115Z AUTO 00000KT 9SM FEW030 SCT039 BKN047 22/21 A2999 RMK AO2

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:20 PM CDT Jul. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois, Iowa, and northeast Missouri, including
the following areas, in Illinois, Hancock, Henderson, Henry
IL, McDonough, Mercer, Rock Island, and Warren. In Iowa, Des
Moines, Henry IA, Jefferson, Keokuk, Lee, Louisa, Muscatine,
Scott, Van Buren, and Washington. In northeast Missouri, Clark
and Scotland.

* 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 Monmouth, Illinois. Here storms may move over the same
areas later tonight and produce 1 to 3 inches of rain in a
short time period.

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.



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Special Statement
Issued: 4:02 PM CDT Jul. 26, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect northern Henry...
northwestern Des Moines... Louisa... southwestern Cedar... southern
Johnson... eastern Washington and Muscatine counties until 500 PM
CDT...

At 402 PM CDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Kalona to near Riverside to near
Cotter to Rome. Movement was northeast at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Iowa City, Muscatine, Mount Pleasant, Washington, Tipton, West
Branch, Wapello, Columbus Junction, Coralville, West Liberty, Wilton,
Kalona, Mediapolis, Lone Tree, Winfield, University Heights,
Riverside, Fruitland, Wayland and Morning Sun.

This includes Interstate 80 in Iowa between mile markers 245 and 269.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Lat... Lon 4187 9123 4177 9106 4141 9105 4100 9117
      4096 9172 4123 9166 4151 9184
time... Mot... loc 2102z 237deg 25kt 4154 9168 4150 9151 4126 9145 4100
9167


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402 PM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect northern Henry...
northwestern Des Moines... Louisa... southwestern Cedar... southern
Johnson... eastern Washington and Muscatine counties until 500 PM
CDT...

At 402 PM CDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Kalona to near Riverside to near
Cotter to Rome. Movement was northeast at 30 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with these
storms.

Locations impacted include...
Iowa City, Muscatine, Mount Pleasant, Washington, Tipton, West
Branch, Wapello, Columbus Junction, Coralville, West Liberty, Wilton,
Kalona, Mediapolis, Lone Tree, Winfield, University Heights,
Riverside, Fruitland, Wayland and Morning Sun.

This includes Interstate 80 in Iowa between mile markers 245 and 269.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms, and may
cause localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

Lat... Lon 4187 9123 4177 9106 4141 9105 4100 9117
      4096 9172 4123 9166 4151 9184
time... Mot... loc 2102z 237deg 25kt 4154 9168 4150 9151 4126 9145 4100
9167


DC/ag