AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT ROCK
ISLAND...NORTHWESTERN MERCER...SCOTT...EASTERN MUSCATINE AND SOUTH
CENTRAL CLINTON COUNTIES UNTIL 630 PM CST...
At 547 PM CST, strong thunderstorms were located near Fairport, or
near Muscatine, moving northeast at 60 mph.
Sleet and half inch hail are possible with these storms.
Locations impacted include...
Davenport, Moline, Rock Island, Bettendorf, Muscatine, East Moline,
Durant, Silvis, Eldridge, DeWitt, Milan, Le Claire, Coal Valley,
Hampton, Port Byron, Walcott, Blue Grass, Buffalo, Andalusia and
This includes the following highways...
Interstate 74 in Iowa between mile markers 1 and 5.
Interstate 80 in Iowa between mile markers 280 and 306.
Interstate 80 in Illinois between mile markers 1 and 4.
Interstate 74 in Illinois between mile markers 1 and 6.
Interstate 88 between mile markers 1 and 6.
Interstate 280 between mile markers 1 and 18.
Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to ponding of water on roadways. With temperatures in the upper 20s
to low 30s, rapid icing is also possible on surfaces.
Frequent lightning is occurring with this storms. Lightning can
strike 10 miles away from a thunderstorm. Seek a safe shelter inside
a building or vehicle.