Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service St Louis MO
428 PM CDT TUE OCT 10 2017

ILC117-119-135-163-110130-
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Madison IL-Macoupin IL-Montgomery IL-St. Clair IL-
428 PM CDT TUE OCT 10 2017

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Eastern Madison County in southwestern Illinois...
  Southeastern Macoupin County in southwestern Illinois...
  Southwestern Montgomery County in south central Illinois...
  Eastern St. Clair County in southwestern Illinois...

* Until 830 PM CDT.

* At 428 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
  the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Belleville, O`Fallon, Collinsville, Edwardsville, Fairview Heights,
  Swansea, Glen Carbon, Shiloh, Highland, Troy, Maryville, Mascoutah,
  Litchfield, Staunton, Lebanon, Freeburg, Gillespie, Scott AFB,
  Smithton and Mount Olive.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

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LAT...LON 3900 8964 3886 8966 3865 8971 3854 8974
      3831 8981 3837 9007 3918 8979 3915 8956
      3908 8959

$$

Kanofsky



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