Heavy Rains and Flooding 07/27-07/28

Record rainfall totals of 7 to 15 inches fell across Dubuque County Iowa and Jo Daviess County Illinois overnight resulting in both flash flooding and River Flooding.  Due to the flooding, several roads have been closed across both Iowa and Illinois.

For additional heavy rain and flooding reports see our Local Storm Reports.


 The first image below is a 45 hour rainfall total.  The second is a 24
hour rainfall total.

24 HOUR TOTAL

MAX/MIN TEMPERATURE AND PRECIPITATION TABLE FOR
EASTERN IA/NORTHWESTERN IL/NORTHEASTERN MO
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
822 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2011

VALUES REPRESENT HIGHS YESTERDAY...LOWS OVER THE LAST 12 HOURS
AND 24-HOUR PRECIPITATION ENDING AT 7 AM CENTRAL TIME

.BR DVN 0728 C DH01/TAIRZX/DH07/TAIRZP/PPDRZZ/SFDRZZ/SDIRZZ
:
: MAX MIN SNOW SNOW
:ID LOCATION TEMP TEMP PCPN FALL DEPTH
:
:ASOS SITES
BRL : BURLINGTON ARPT : 93 / 80 / 0.00 / 0.0 / 0
CID : CEDAR RAPIDS ARPT : 90 / 72 / 0.52 / 0.0 / 0
DVN : DAVENPORT ARPT : 92 / 73 / 0.03 / 0.0 / 0
DBQ : DUBUQUE ARPT : 86 / 70 / 10.31 / 0.0 / 0
IOW : IOWA CITY ARPT : 94 / 75 / 0.00 / 0.0 / 0
MLI : QUAD CITY ARPT : 92 / 74 / 0.07 / 0.0 / 0
:
:AWOS SITES--DATA PROVIDED BY NWS PARTNERS
CWI : CLINTON ARPT : 91 / 72 / / /
FFL : FAIRFIELD ARPT : 100 / 81 / / /
FSW : FORT MADISON ARPT : 95 / 82 / / /
FEP : FREEPORT ARPT : 88 / 64 / / /
IIB : INDEPENDENCE ARPT : 90 / 72 / / /
EOK : KEOKUK ARPT : 95 / 79 / / /
MQB : MACOMB ARPT : 91 / 79 / / /
MXO : MONTICELLO ARPT : 91 / 73 / / /
MPZ : MT PLEASANT ARPT : 93 / 75 / / /
MUT : MUSCATINE ARPT : 97 / 77 / / /
VTI : VINTON ARPT : 90 / 73 / / /
AWG : WASHINGTON ARPT : 97 / 79 / / /
.END


COOPERATIVE OBSERVATIONS
VALUES ARE FOR THE PREVIOUS 24 HOURS

.BR DVN 0728 C DH07/TAIRZX/TAIRZN/PPDRZZ/SFDRZZ/SDIRZZ
:
: STATION OBS MAX MIN SNOW SNOW
:ID NAME TIME TEMP TEMP PCPN FALL DEPTH
:
:NORTHEAST IOWA...
:
CASI4: CASCADE : DH0700/ 91 / 70 / 0.51 / /
DLDI4: DUBUQUE L&D11 : DH0600/ 82 / 68 / 8.80 / 0.0 / 0
SNYI4: STANLEY : DH0600/ 84 / 70 / 0.39 / 0.0 / 0
:
:EAST CENTRAL IOWA...
:
BLLI4: BELLE PLAINE : DH0700/ 91 / 74 / 0.00 / 0.0 / 0
CGGI4: COGGON : DH0600/ 92 / 71 / 0.00 / /
DEWI4: DE WITT 4S : DH0700/ / / 0.07 / 0.0 / 0
LWDI4: LOWDEN : DH0700/ 93 / 71 / 0.14 / 0.0 / 0
MKTI4: MAQUOKETA 4W : DH0700/ 90 / 67 / 0.30 / 0.0 / 0
MSTI4: MUSCATINE 2N : DH0500/ 93 / 76 / 0.00 / 0.0 / 0
SWHI4: SWISHER : DH0700/ / / 0.51 / /
WLFI4: WALFORD 2SE : DH0700/ / / 0.43 / 0.0 / 0
WLBI4: WILLIAMSBURG : DH0700/ 93 / 73 / 0.00 / 0.0 / 0
:
:SOUTHEAST IOWA...
:
DNNI4: DONNELLSON : DH0700/ 97 / 77 / 0.00 / /
KEQI4: KEOSAUQUA : DH0608/ 100 / 79 / 0.01 / 0.0 / 0
MPZI4: MT PLEASANT : DH0700/ 94 / 74 / 0.00 / /
OKMI4: OAKLAND MILLS 3W : DH0700/ / / 0.13 / /
WSHI4: WASHINGTON : DH0700/ 95 / 77 / 0.00 / 0.0 / 0
:
:NORTHWEST ILLINOIS...
:
ALEI2: ALEDO : DH0500/ 91 / 75 / T / /
APLI2: APPLE RVR CNYN SP : DH0630/ / / 7.50 / /
EZBI2: ELIZABETH 5S : DH0630/ 88 / 67 / 9.52 / 0.0 / 0
FEEI2: FREEPORT : DH0700/ 87 / 64 / 5.35 / 0.0 / 0
GPBI2: GALENA : DH0700/ / / 13.45 / 0.0 / 0
KEWI2: KEWANEE 1E : DH0700/ 90 / 69 / 0.10 / 0.0 / 0
MTCI2: MOUNT CARROLL : DH0715/ 92 / 67 / 2.89 / /
STOI2: STOCKTON 3NNE : DH0628/ / / 7.14 / /
WOBI2: WOODHULL : DH0600/ / / 0.12 / 0.0 / 0
:
:WEST ILLINOIS...
:
BTYI2: BENTLEY : DH0645/ 98 / 75 / 0.00 / /
LAHI2: LA HARPE : DH0500/ 93 / 75 / 0.00 / /
MMTI2: MONMOUTH 4NW : DH0800/ 90 / 75 / 0.10 / /
:
:NORTHEAST MISSOURI...
:
MMPM7: MEMPHIS : DH0600/ 98 / 78 / 0.00 / /
.END

THESE DATA ARE PRELIMINARY AND HAVE NOT UNDERGONE FINAL QUALITY
CONTROL BY THE NATIONAL CLIMATIC DATA CENTER /NCDC/.
THEREFORE...THESE DATA ARE SUBJECT TO REVISION. FINAL AND
CERTIFIED CLIMATE DATA CAN BE ACCESSED AT WWW.NCDC.NOAA.GOV.

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COCORAHS PRECIPITATION SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA
1032 AM CDT THU JUL 28 2011

COCORAHS PRECIPITATION REPORTS
THESE REPORTS ARE CONSIDERED SUPPLEMENTAL AND UNOFFICIAL
VALUES ARE FOR THE PREVIOUS 24 HOURS ENDING AROUND 7 AM LOCAL TIME

.B DVN 0728 C DH07/PP/SF/SD/SW
:
:COCORAHS PRECIPITATION REPORTS IN ILLINOIS
:
: SNOW SNOW WATER
: PCPN FALL DEPTH EQUIV
:
IL-JD-2 : GALENA 5.7 E * : 10.00 / MM / MM / MM
IL-SP-6 : FREEPORT 2.0 NW * : 5.40 / MM / MM / MM
IL-SP-3 : ORANGEVILLE 2.8 NW * : 2.11 / MM / MM / MM
IL-WD-8 : COLETA 1.4 SSW * : 1.10 / MM / MM / MM
IL-CR-4 : CHADWICK 2.7 WSW * : 0.94 / MM / MM / MM
IL-HY-4 : ATKINSON 2.6 NNE * : 0.32 / MM / MM / MM
IL-WD-5 : MORRISON 3.2 E * : 0.23 / MM / MM / MM
IL-HY-6 : NEW WINDSOR 2.0 N * : 0.16 / MM / MM / MM
IL-MR-3 : REYNOLDS 4.3 E * : 0.14 / MM / MM / MM
IL-MR-4 : ALEDO 0.4 NE * : 0.14 / MM / MM / MM
IL-BU-3 : BRADFORD 2.9 NNE * : 0.10 / MM / MM / MM
IL-RI-3 : MOLINE 0.9 N * : 0.07 / MM / MM / MM
IL-HY-1 : ORION 4.1 NW * : 0.05 / MM / MM / MM
IL-HY-5 : COAL VALLEY 1.9 SE * : 0.05 / MM / MM / MM
IL-HN-3 : CARTHAGE 0.8 E * : 0.03 / MM / MM / MM
IL-SP-8 : WINSLOW 4.3 ESE * : 0.00 / 0.0 / MM / MM
IL-HD-1 : STRONGHURST 0.4 SSW * : 0.00 / 0.0 / MM / MM
IL-HN-2 : WARSAW 5.8 SE * : 0.00 / 0.0 / MM / MM
IL-MCD-7 : COLCHESTER 3.5 NE * : 0.00 / 0.0 / MM / MM
:
:COCORAHS PRECIPITATION REPORTS IN EASTERN IOWA
:
: SNOW SNOW WATER
: PCPN FALL DEPTH EQUIV
:
IA-JC-5 : BELLEVUE 0.3 SSW * : 4.95 / MM / MM / MM
IA-CN-5 : CAMANCHE 1.2 W * : 0.35 / MM / MM / MM
IA-ST-22 : ELDRIDGE 3.5 NE * : 0.29 / MM / MM / MM
IA-CN-8 : DELMAR 2.3 NW * : 0.20 / MM / MM / MM
IA-LN-17 : SPRINGVILLE 0.2 NNW * : 0.19 / MM / MM / MM
IA-JN-4 : ANAMOSA 2.5 SSW * : 0.12 / MM / MM / MM
IA-BC-2 : QUASQUETON 0.4 WSW * : 0.11 / MM / MM / MM
IA-ST-1 : LE CLAIRE 1.8 NNE * : 0.10 / MM / MM / MM
IA-MC-6 : MUSCATINE 2.6 NNE * : 0.07 / MM / MM / MM
IA-IA-2 : MARENGO 2.6 SSW * : 0.06 / MM / MM / MM
IA-CN-2 : CALAMUS 2.0 NE * : 0.05 / MM / MM / MM
IA-ST-8 : BETTENDORF 2.2 SE * : 0.04 / MM / MM / MM
IA-WS-2 : AINSWORTH 7.4 N * : 0.02 / MM / MM / MM
IA-ST-3 : PARK VIEW 0.2 WSW * : T / MM / MM / MM
IA-ST-4 : DAVENPORT 0.9 SSW * : T / MM / MM / MM
IA-HY-1 : NEW LONDON 1.5 SW * : T / MM / MM / MM
IA-LN-3 : ELY 0.5 SE * : 0.00 / 0.0 / MM / MM
IA-LN-4 : CEDAR RAPIDS 3.4 NW * : 0.00 / 0.0 / MM / MM
IA-LN-7 : CENTRAL CITY 6.7 W * : 0.00 / 0.0 / MM / MM
IA-LN-9 : MARION 1.2 NE * : 0.00 / 0.0 / MM / MM
IA-DM-7 : BURLINGTON 6.5 SSW * : 0.00 / 0.0 / MM / MM
:
:COCORAHS PRECIPITATION REPORTS IN NORTHEAST MISSOURI
:
: SNOW SNOW WATER
: PCPN FALL DEPTH EQUIV
:
:NO REPORTS FOUND...
:
.END

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Below are two hydrographs in Dubuque, IA showing the Mississippi River
rising about 4 feet in about 12 hours.  For the latest river level forecast
information, click HERE.



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TGP


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