Flash Flood Watch until Friday morning

A Flash Flood WATCH is now in effect for Lee and Whiteside Counties until 7am Friday morning.
Heavy rain this morning of more than an inch combined with an additional round of heavy rainfall expected this evening and overnight may lead to areas of standing water and flash flooding. Localized rainfall amounts of up to four inches are possible by Friday morning.
Remember, never cross a flooded roadway no matter how shallow the water may appear to be.