Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
231 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

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MONROE IL-RANDOLPH IL-ST. CLAIR IL-WASHINGTON IL-CLINTON IL-
231 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NORTHERN RANDOLPH COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHEASTERN MONROE COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHEASTERN ST. CLAIR COUNTY IN SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS...
  SOUTHWESTERN CLINTON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...
  WESTERN WASHINGTON COUNTY IN SOUTH CENTRAL ILLINOIS...

* UNTIL 830 PM CDT

* AT 230 PM CDT...TRAINED WEATHER SPOTTERS REPORTED THUNDERSTORMS
  WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR
  ESTIMATED BETWEEN ONE AND THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN WITH A
  SLOW-MOVING THUNDERSTORM. THIS IS IN ADDITION TO THE RAIN WHICH
  FELL LAST NIGHT.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...MASCOUTAH...NEW BADEN...RED BUD...SPARTA...ALBERS...
  AVISTON...BALDWIN...EVANSVILLE...GERMANTOWN...LIVELY GROVE...
  MARISSA...NEW ATHENS...NEW MEMPHIS...OKAWVILLE...TILDEN AND
  TRENTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS
ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING
OR IS IMMINENT.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE MINOR 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 THIS STORM WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...COUNTRY ROADS...AS WELL AS FARMLAND ALONG THE
BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

DO NOT UNDERESTIMATE THE POWER OF FLOOD WATERS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN QUICKLY CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3798 8986 3816 9016 3866 8967 3865 8961
      3849 8935

$$

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