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Flash Flood Watch:

Issued at: 3:14 PM CDT on July 1, 2016, expires at: 7:00 AM CDT on July 04, 2016
  • ...Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from Saturday morning through Monday morning... The Flash Flood Watch continues for
  • portions of Illinois and Missouri...including the following in ...Illinois...Adams IL...Bond IL...Brown IL...Calhoun IL... Clinton IL...Fayette IL...Greene IL...Jersey IL...Macoupin IL...Madison IL...Marion IL...Monroe IL...Montgomery IL...Pike IL...Saint Clair IL and Washington 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...Saint Charles MO...Saint Louis City MO...Saint Louis MO...Shelby MO...Warren MO and Washington MO.
  • From Saturday morning through Monday morning
  • a stalled frontal boundary will act as the focus for several rounds of showers and thunderstorms from Saturday through Sunday night. The heaviest rainfall is expected north of Interstate 44 in Missouri and north of Interstate 70 in Illinois. Widespread rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches are likely in the watch area with higher amounts possible.
  • 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 is advanced notice that conditions are favorable that may lead to flash flooding. People in the watch area...especially in flood prone areas...should use this time to make preparations just in case. Stay informed...and be ready for quick action if flooding is observed or if a Flash Flood Warning is issued. Kanofsky
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