As of 9:35 pm tonight area fire departments and emergency personnel were reporting flash flooding and numerous vehicles stalled in large bodies of water. Some of the vehicles were still occupied. Heavy rains have fallen and are still falling in the area.
Do not drive in this, unless you need too. Remember the slogan “Turn Around, Don’t Drown”
12,500 people are without power in Winnebago County. Estimated restore times varied on each location within the county.
2340 11th St at the Spider Manufacturing, they have water pouring into the building, above windown level the RFD said.
We still have a tornado watch until midnight and a flash flood warning until 2:30 am./
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