Benton Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 1:31 PM CST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory in effect from midnight tonight to
9 PM CST Sunday...

* what... snow and blowing snow expected. Total snow accumulations
of up to two inches expected. Winds gusting as high as 50 mph.
Brief white out conditions are possible in blowing snow.

* Where... Buchanan, Delaware, Benton and Linn counties. Mainly
northwest of a Belle Plaine to Manchester line.

* When... from midnight tonight to 9 PM CST Sunday.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. Patchy
blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility. Gusty
winds could bring down tree branches.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Expect snow covered roads
and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.

Additional information can be found at www.Weather.Gov/quadcities



Ervin


Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:24 PM CST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight CST
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois, Iowa, and northeast Missouri, including
the following areas, in Illinois, Bureau, Carroll, Hancock,
Henderson, Henry IL, Jo Daviess, McDonough, Mercer, Putnam,
Rock Island, Stephenson, Warren, and Whiteside. In Iowa,
Benton, Buchanan, Cedar, Clinton, Delaware, Des Moines,
Dubuque, Henry IA, Iowa, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones,
Keokuk, Lee, Linn, Louisa, Muscatine, Scott, Van Buren, and
Washington. In northeast Missouri, Clark and Scotland.

* Until midnight CST tonight

* moderate to heavy rainfall of 1 to 2 inches total is possible
through this evening. This amount of rain combined with snow
melt will produce the threat for flash flooding across the area.
Snow and ice blocking storm drains will also enhance urban
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.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 2:24 PM CST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight CST
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois, Iowa, and northeast Missouri, including
the following areas, in Illinois, Bureau, Carroll, Hancock,
Henderson, Henry IL, Jo Daviess, McDonough, Mercer, Putnam,
Rock Island, Stephenson, Warren, and Whiteside. In Iowa,
Benton, Buchanan, Cedar, Clinton, Delaware, Des Moines,
Dubuque, Henry IA, Iowa, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones,
Keokuk, Lee, Linn, Louisa, Muscatine, Scott, Van Buren, and
Washington. In northeast Missouri, Clark and Scotland.

* Until midnight CST tonight

* moderate to heavy rainfall of 1 to 2 inches total is possible
through this evening. This amount of rain combined with snow
melt will produce the threat for flash flooding across the area.
Snow and ice blocking storm drains will also enhance urban
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.