Flood waters from the Rock River are being closely monitored by IDOT.
River Still Rising09:17 AM October 08, 2018
The Rock River is still rising in Prophetstown as of Monday at Noon. IDOT officials are monitoring water levels near area highways and county roads. A flood warning continues in effect for Whiteside County.
NWS Statements from 11:00 a.m. on Monday. ...Flood Warning remains in effect until further notice... The Flood Warning continues for The Rock River at Como. * Until further notice. * At 10:30 AM Monday the stage was 14.1 feet and steady. * Flood stage is 12.5 feet. * Minor flooding is occurring and is forecast to continue. * Forecast, Fall to 14.0 feet Tuesday morning. * Impact, At 12.8 feet, Water begins to encroach into properties on Regan Road northeast of Como.
...Flood Warning remains in effect until further notice... The Flood Warning continues for The Rock River near Joslin. * Until further notice. * At 9:45 AM Monday the stage was 16.3 feet and rising. * Flood stage is 12.0 feet. * Moderate flooding is occurring and Major flooding is forecast. * Forecast, Rise to 17.2 feet Wednesday morning, then begin falling. * Impact, At 16.5 feet, Water affects the lowest sections of Broadway and Main Street in Cleveland and affects a few homes.