Alerts in Effect
Flood StatementIssued at 21:38 Saturday 24 September 2016
.Updated information on the river flood warnings along the Mississippi
River forecasts include past precipitation and forecast rainfall for
the next 24 hours.
If you encounter a flooded roadway, turn around and find an
alternate route. Turn around, don't drown.The Flood Warning continues for
The Mississippi River at Burlington.
* Until further notice.
* At 9:00 PM Saturday the stage was 14.6 feet...and steady.
* Flood stage is 15 feet.
* No flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage Tuesday morning...and continue
rising to 19.3 feet Saturday evening.
* Impact...At 19.0 feet...Water causes drive and access problems to
a restaurant along the river. Water also goes over the new seawall
on the riverfront. Water affects streets bordering the river in