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Bond IL-Fayette IL-Clinton IL-Marion IL-Washington IL-Randolph IL-
Madison IL-Saint Clair IL-Monroe IL-Osage MO-Gasconade MO-
Warren MO-Saint Charles MO-Franklin MO-Saint Louis MO-
Saint Louis City MO-Jefferson MO-Crawford MO-Washington MO-
Saint Francois MO-Sainte Genevieve MO-Iron MO-Madison MO-
Including the cities of Vandalia, Centralia, Salem, Chester,
Sparta, Alton, Edwardsville, Belleville, Cahokia, Saint Charles,
Washington, Union, Sullivan, Saint Louis, and Farmington
408 AM CST Sat Feb 24 2018
...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
The Flood Watch continues for
* portions of Illinois and Missouri...including the following
counties...in Illinois...Bond IL...Clinton IL...Fayette IL...
Madison IL...Marion IL...Monroe IL...Randolph IL...Saint Clair
IL and Washington IL. In Missouri...Crawford MO...Franklin
MO...Gasconade MO...Iron MO...Jefferson MO...Madison MO...
Osage MO...Reynolds MO...Saint Charles MO...Saint Francois
MO...Saint Louis City MO...Saint Louis MO...Sainte Genevieve
MO...Warren MO and Washington MO.
* through this evening
* Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms will impact the area
this morning through this evening. Additional rainfall amounts
of 1 to 2 inches are possible. This new rain is in addition to
rainfall amounts averaging 1 inch that has already fallen, and may
result in flooding on creeks and streams, especially those that
flooded earlier this week.
* Heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor
drainage areas...and possibly flash flooding on smaller creeks
and streams. Significant rises on larger streams and rivers will
also be possible.
A Flood Watch is advanced notice that conditions are favorable
that may lead to flooding. People in the Watch area, especially
in flood prone areas, should use this time to check on
preparedness requirements. Stay informed, and be ready for action
if flooding is observed or if a Flood Warning is issued.