Good afternoon, Quad-Cities. Here is your National Weather Service forecast.

Here is a look at area river levels:

The Mississippi River at Lock & Dam 15 was at 18.9 feet this morning. Flood stage is 15 feet. The river is forecast to drop to 18.8 feet this afternoon.

The Rock River at Moline was at 16.4 feet this morning. Flood stage is 12 feet. The river is forecast to remain at 16.4 until 1 p.m. this afternoon.

The Wapsipinicon River near DeWitt, Iowa, was at 12.93 feet this morning. Flood stage is 11 feet. The river is forecast to drop to 12.9 feet by 1 p.m. this afternoon.

The Mississippi River at LeClaire, Iowa, was at 11.93 feet this morning. Flood stage is 11 feet. The river is forecast to drop to 11.91 feet by 1 p.m. this afternoon.

The Rock River near Joslin, Ill., was at 18.99 feet this morning. Flood stage is 12 feet. The river is forecast to reach 19 feet 1 p.m. this afternoon.

The Mississippi River at Muscatine, Iowa, was at 21.74 feet this morning. Flood stage is 16 feet. The river is forecast to reach 21.8 feet by 1 p.m. this afternoon.

The Mississippi River at Illinois City was at 20.24 feet this morning. Flood stage is 15 feet. The river is forecast to drop to 20.2 feet by 1 p.m. this afternoon.

This afternoon will be partly sunny with a high near 66 degrees. South wind will be 10-15 mph with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight there is an 80 percent chance of showers and a thunderstorm. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch are possible.

The low will be around 45 degrees. Southeast winds will be 5-15 mph.

Tuesday there is a 90 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and a half of an inch are possible.

The high will be near 51 degrees. Northwest winds will be 5-15 mph with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tuesday night there is a 60 percent chance of rain mixed with snow. Little or no snow accumulation is expected. Skies will be mostly cloudy with a low around 33 degrees.


EARLIER REPORT by Rick Rector: A good Monday morning to all. Many roads are closed and detours in place because of flooding. Take that into consideration on your morning commute.

Today the National Weather Service is calling for a 20 percent chance of showers after 4 p.m. with partly sunny skies and  a high near 66 degrees. Winds will be from the south gusting as high as 20 mph.

Tonight there's a slight chance of showers before 10 p.m., then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10 p.m. and 1a.m., then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1a.m. The chance of precipitation is 80 percent.

The low will be around 45 degrees.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.