UPDATE: GALESBURG, Illinois — Several streets are closed on Friday, Sept. 9, due to flash flooding. Here’s a list of the effected areas:
EARLIER: A Flash Flood Warning is in effect through 11:00 a.m. this Friday morning due to rains that have accumulated 2-3 inches in just a short period of time.
Areas affected are Galesburg, Henderson, Wataga, and Victoria. If you come upon a water-covered road, please turn around. Most flash floods that turn deadly are preventable.
Heavy rain will be possible, especially for areas south of I-80 today.