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Flash Flood Watch:

Issued at: 3:55 am CDT on July 6, 2015, expires at: 7:00 PM CDT on July 08, 2015
  • ...Flash Flood Watch in effect from this evening through Wednesday evening... The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a
  • Flash Flood Watch for portions of Illinois and Missouri... including the following counties...in Illinois...Adams IL... Brown IL...Calhoun IL...Greene IL...Jersey IL...Macoupin IL... Madison IL...Monroe IL...Pike IL and St. Clair IL. In Missouri...Audrain MO...Boone MO...Callaway MO...Cole MO... Crawford MO...Franklin MO...Gasconade MO...Jefferson MO...Knox MO...Lewis MO...Lincoln MO...Marion MO...Moniteau MO...Monroe MO...Montgomery MO...Osage MO...Pike MO...Ralls MO...Shelby MO...St. Charles MO...St. Louis city MO...St. Louis MO... Warren MO and Washington MO.
  • From this evening through Wednesday evening
  • several rounds of thunderstorms will bring heavy rainfall and the potential of flash flooding to the region tonight through Wednesday. Widespread two day rainfall totals of 2 to 4 inches are likely...with localized amounts exceeding 5 inches.
  • Heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor drainage areas...and ultimately dangerous flash flooding on smaller creeks and streams. Significant rises on larger streams and rivers will also be possible. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A Flash Flood Watch means that flash flooding is possible but not imminent in the watch area. People in the watch area should be aware of the possibility of heavy rainfall and flash flooding. Check your preparedness requirements...especially if you live in flood prone areas. Stay informed...and be ready for quick action if flooding is observed or if a Flash Flood Warning is issued. Cvking
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