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Flash Flood Warning

Status

New Event Expired

Start Time

Tue 06/30/2020 09:47 AM EDT

End Time

Tue 06/30/2020 03:45 PM EDT

Significance

Warning

Impacts

High impact

Locations Affected

Keosauqua, IA ∙ Mount Sterling, IA ∙ Bonaparte, IA ∙ Medill, MO ∙ Revere, MO

Full Alert Message

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Quad Cities IA/IL 847 AM CDT Tue Jun 30 2020 The National Weather Service in the Quad Cities has issued a * Flash Flood Warning for... Southeastern Van Buren County in southeastern Iowa... Northwestern Clark County in northeastern Missouri... * Until 245 PM CDT. * At 847 AM CDT, emergency management and trained spotters reported water over several roadways across southeast Van Buren and northwest Clark counties. Additional flash flooding concerns are likely through the next few hours as heavy rain continues to fall. HAZARD...Life threatening flash flooding. Heavy rain producing flash flooding. SOURCE...Emergency management and trained spotters. IMPACT...Life threatening flash flooding of creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Keosauqua, Bonaparte, Bentonsport/Vernon, Revere, Mount Sterling, Anson, Keosauqua Airport, Chambersburg, Ashton, Heath Memorial Conservation Area, Indian Lake Park, Peaksville, Lake Sugema Campground, Lacey Keosauqua State Park and Medill. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots. Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you can do so safely. && LAT...LON 4041 9182 4056 9195 4060 9194 4061 9198 4071 9207 4078 9187 4057 9169 4056 9169 4055 9167 4050 9163 FLASH FLOOD...OBSERVED FLASH FLOOD DAMAGE THREAT...CONSIDERABLE EXPECTED RAINFALL...2-3 INCHES IN 1 HOUR