Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
WGUS53 KLSX 271012

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service St Louis MO
512 AM CDT THU JUL 27 2017

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Northeastern Clinton County in south central Illinois...
  Marion County in south central Illinois...
  Southeastern Fayette County in south central Illinois...

* Until 1115 AM CDT Thursday.

* At 510 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Radar estimates nearly 3 inches
  of rain has fallen since 200 AM. Flash flooding is expected to
  begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Salem, Carlyle, Centralia, Sandoval, Central City, Odin, Kinmundy,
  Patoka, Farina, Omega, Fairman, Boulder, Stephen Forbes Station,
  Shattuc, Tonti, Iuka, Junction City, Keyesport, Alma and Huey.

This includes Interstate 57 in Illinois between exits 116 and 127.

This also includes  Carlyle Lake Recreational Area.


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, country roads, farmland, and other low lying


LAT...LON 3855 8870 3856 8940 3874 8939 3874 8926
      3882 8914 3883 8911 3883 8870



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.