Flash Flood Watch:
Issued at: 12:41 am CDT on October 2, 2014, expires at: 7:00 PM CDT on October 02, 2014
- ...Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening... The Flash Flood Watch continues for
- portions of central Missouri...east central Missouri and northeast Missouri...including the following counties...in central Missouri...Audrain MO...Boone MO...Callaway MO...Cole MO...Moniteau MO and Osage MO. In east central Missouri... Gasconade MO and Montgomery MO. In northeast Missouri... Monroe MO.
- Through this evening
- heavy rain is expected to come in waves of thunderstorms overnight and during the day on Thursday. Rainfall amounts in excess of 3 inches with locally higher amounts are 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 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