Stephenson Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 9:17 PM CDT Jun. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... The Flash Flood Warning remains in effect until 145 am CDT for Jo
Daviess and Stephenson counties...

At 915 PM CDT, trained weather spotters reported thunderstorms
producing heavy rain in Freeport. 3.1 inches of rain have fallen.
Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. Other areas along and
just north of Highway 20 may have had as much as 4 inches of rain
since 6 PM. More heavy rain will fall, with up to 2 inches of
additional rain through midnight.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Freeport, Galena, Lena, Bellevue, Stockton, East Dubuque, Warren,
Hanover, Pearl City, Elizabeth, Cedarville, Davis, Woodbine, Dakota,
German Valley, Scales Mound, Apple River, Winslow, Rock City and
Menominee.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.


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