A consequence from the warm weather is hitting the Rock River.
The water level is rising from the melting ice, which prompted a flood warning.
Local 4 meteorologists say that’s happening upstream.
It’s currently a foot above flood stage near Joslin. In Moline, it’s a minor flood at this time.
Melting snow can also increase the risk of ice jams breaking up on the water.
Check the area river levels any time at ourquadcities.com/riverlevels.