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Flood Watch
Issued: 10:26 AM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Quad Cities has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Skunk River at Augusta
* until Tuesday morning.
* At 9:30 am Friday the stage was 9.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage Monday... and continue rising to
15.2 feet Monday evening. Fall below flood stage Tuesday morning.
* This forecast is based on forecast rainfall in combination with
snowmelt. Consequently there is limited confidence in the river
reaching flood stage.



Lat... Lon 4095 9156 4074 9112 4066 9116 4082 9152
      4091 9163





High Wind Watch
Issued: 2:53 PM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High wind watch in effect from late Saturday night through
Sunday evening...

The National Weather Service in Quad Cities has issued a high
wind watch, which is in effect from late Saturday night through
Sunday evening.

* Winds... west to northwest 30 to 40 mph with gusts to around 55
mph. Isolated higher gusts are possible.

* Timing... Saturday night through Sunday evening.

* Impacts... travel will be difficult, especially on north-south
roads. Lightweight outdoor items will be blown around and tree
damage and power outages will be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high wind watch means there is the potential for sustained
winds of at least 40 mph, or gusts of 58 mph or stronger to
occur. Monitor the latest forecast for updated information.


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Flood Watch
Issued: 10:26 AM CST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Quad Cities has issued a
* Flood Watch for
the Skunk River at Augusta
* until Tuesday morning.
* At 9:30 am Friday the stage was 9.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Forecast, rise above flood stage Monday... and continue rising to
15.2 feet Monday evening. Fall below flood stage Tuesday morning.
* This forecast is based on forecast rainfall in combination with
snowmelt. Consequently there is limited confidence in the river
reaching flood stage.



Lat... Lon 4095 9156 4074 9112 4066 9116 4082 9152
      4091 9163





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