FIRST ALERT DAY 10.24.21 Now until Midnight
Severe Storms/Widespread Heavy Rain
DAVENPORT, Iowa (KWQC) - Farther south, there is a slight risk for severe weather, and this includes Burlington and Keokuk. The strongest storms will be found in those areas and into Missouri this evening. The main threats will be frequent lightning, hail and strong winds. There will be heavy rain with amounts totaling 1-3+ inches possible. The heaviest rain will be found in those southern counties.
A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will be in effect until 7 AM Monday. This excessive rainfall could mean flash flooding for some locations. Be prepared for quick rises on area rivers and streams, and ponding on roads and low lying areas. Do not attempt to drive across flooded roads. Turn around, don’t drown!
Stay “Sky Aware” and keep alert to changing weather conditions through the day. Make sure you have several outlets to receive warnings during this period.
FIRST ALERT DAYS are issued to inform you of inconvenient, hazardous, or potentially dangerous weather in our viewing area--weather that could impact you and your family. Look for frequent updates on air, online, on our social media platforms and on the QC Weather App.
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