Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
625 PM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  BROWN COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 1030 PM CDT

* AT 621 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES THAT OVER 2.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  OCCURRED IN SEVERAL LOCATIONS AROUND MOUNT STERLING SINCE
  430 PM, AND THE THUNDERSTORMS CURRENTLY OVER THE AREA COULD
  PRODUCE ANOTHER INCH OF RAIN BEFORE THEY DISSIPATE BETWEEN
  730 AND 830 PM.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BUCKHORN AND MOUNT STERLING.

REMEMBER THAT RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE THE FLASH
FLOOD THREAT EVEN AFTER THE RAIN COMES TO AN END.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNING AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

&&

LAT...LON 4011 9070 4008 9070 4008 9067 4005 9067
      4003 9065 4003 9060 3999 9060 3999 9052
      3997 9050 3992 9053 3988 9058 3984 9058
      3984 9092 4011 9091

$$

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