Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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Flood Watch
National Weather Service Saint Louis MO
418 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

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Washington IL-Randolph IL-Crawford MO-Washington MO-
Saint Francois MO-Sainte Genevieve MO-Iron MO-Madison MO-
Reynolds MO-
Including the cities of Chester, Sparta, and Farmington
418 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Missouri...including the following
  counties...in Illinois...Randolph IL and Washington IL. In
  Missouri...Crawford MO...Iron MO...Madison MO...Reynolds MO...
  Saint Francois MO...Sainte Genevieve MO and Washington MO.

* through Saturday evening

* Several rounds of showers and thunderstorms will impact the area
  tonight through Saturday evening. Additional rainfall amounts of
  2 to 3 inches are possible. This rain 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 ultimately dangerous flash flooding on
  smaller creeks and streams. Significant rises on larger
  streams and rivers will also be possible.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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