515  
WGUS43 KDVN 181644  
FLWDVN  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA/IL  
1144 AM CDT THU APR 18 2019  
 
...FORECAST FLOODING CHANGED FROM MODERATE TO MAJOR SEVERITY FOR THE  
FOLLOWING RIVERS IN IOWA...ILLINOIS...  
 
MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT DUBUQUE LD11 AFFECTING DUBUQUE AND JO DAVIESS  
COUNTIES  
 
.HEAVY RAIN THAT FELL ACROSS PORTIONS OF EASTERN MINNESOTA AND WESTERN WISCONSIN WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT WILL WORK ITS WAY INTO THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS, LEADING TO INCREASED FLOW. CONFIDENCE ON REACHING MAJOR FLOOD STAGE IS HIGH.  
 
RIVER FORECASTS INCLUDE PAST PRECIPITATION AND FORECAST RAINFALL FOR  
THE NEXT 24 HOURS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
IF YOU ENCOUNTER A FLOODED ROADWAY, TURN AROUND AND FIND AN  
ALTERNATE ROUTE. TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN.  
 

 
 
IAC061-ILC085-190443-  
/O.CON.KDVN.FL.W.0079.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/  
/DLDI4.3.ER.190322T0923Z.190406T1540Z.000000T0000Z.NO/  
1144 AM CDT THU APR 18 2019  
   
..FORECAST FLOODING INCREASED FROM MODERATE TO MAJOR SEVERITY
 
 
THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR  
THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER AT DUBUQUE LD11.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 11:00 AM THURSDAY THE STAGE WAS 18.9 FEET AND FALLING.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET.  
* MODERATE FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MAJOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.  
* FORECAST, FALL TO 18.1 FEET SATURDAY EVENING, THEN RISE TO 20.9 FEET  
NEXT THURSDAY MORNING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4266 9070 4254 9060 4253 9068 4265 9090  
4270 9090  
 

 
 
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