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City of Rockford Illinois Police Department
Tuesday July 2nd, 2019 :: 07:48 p.m. CDT

Alert

Flash Flood Warning until 11:45PM

The National Weather Service in Chicago has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Central Winnebago County in north central Illinois...

* Until 1145 PM CDT.

* At 746 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain having moved across and continuing to develop across the warned area. One and a half to two and a half inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Rockford, Loves Park, Machesney Park, Roscoe, Cherry Valley, Winnebago and Pecatonica.

* AFFECTED AREAS: WINNEBAGO, IL

Instructions:

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Address/Location
City of Rockford Illinois Police Department
557 S Newtowne Dr
Rockford, IL 61108

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 815-966-2900

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Warning

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