Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1127 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

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MONTGOMERY IL-BOND IL-FAYETTE IL-CLINTON IL-MARION IL-
WASHINGTON IL-RANDOLPH IL-ST. FRANCOIS MO-STE. GENEVIEVE MO-
IRON MO-MADISON MO-REYNOLDS MO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LITCHFIELD...VANDALIA...SALEM...
CHESTER...FARMINGTON
1127 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS EXPANDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF ILLINOIS AND
 SOUTHEAST MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN
 ILLINOIS...BOND IL...CLINTON IL...FAYETTE IL...MARION IL...
 MONTGOMERY IL...RANDOLPH IL AND WASHINGTON IL. IN SOUTHEAST
 MISSOURI...IRON MO...MADISON MO...REYNOLDS MO...ST. FRANCOIS
 MO AND STE. GENEVIEVE MO.

* THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING

* SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BRING HEAVY
  RAINFALL AND THE POTENTIAL OF FLASH FLOODING TO THE REGION THROUGH
  WEDNESDAY. WIDESPREAD TWO DAY RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES
  ARE LIKELY...WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS EXCEEDING 5 INCHES.

* 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 FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE BUT NOT
IMMINENT IN THE WATCH AREA. PEOPLE IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD BE
AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING.
CHECK YOUR PREPAREDNESS REQUIREMENTS...ESPECIALLY IF YOU LIVE IN
FLOOD PRONE AREAS. STAY INFORMED...AND BE READY FOR QUICK ACTION
IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR IF A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED.

&&

$$

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GREENE IL-MACOUPIN IL-ADAMS IL-BROWN IL-PIKE IL-CALHOUN IL-
JERSEY IL-MADISON IL-ST. CLAIR IL-MONROE IL-KNOX MO-LEWIS MO-
SHELBY MO-MARION MO-MONROE MO-RALLS MO-PIKE MO-BOONE MO-
AUDRAIN MO-MONITEAU MO-COLE MO-OSAGE MO-CALLAWAY MO-MONTGOMERY MO-
LINCOLN MO-GASCONADE MO-WARREN MO-ST. CHARLES MO-FRANKLIN MO-
ST. LOUIS MO-ST. LOUIS CITY MO-JEFFERSON MO-CRAWFORD MO-
WASHINGTON MO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUINCY...EDWARDSVILLE...BELLEVILLE...
HANNIBAL...BOWLING GREEN...COLUMBIA...MEXICO...JEFFERSON CITY...
ST CHARLES...UNION...ST LOUIS
1127 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF ILLINOIS AND MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
 COUNTIES...IN ILLINOIS...ADAMS IL...BROWN IL...CALHOUN IL...
 GREENE IL...JERSEY IL...MACOUPIN IL...MADISON IL...MONROE IL...
 PIKE IL AND ST. CLAIR IL. IN MISSOURI...AUDRAIN MO...BOONE
 MO...CALLAWAY MO...COLE MO...CRAWFORD MO...FRANKLIN MO...
 GASCONADE MO...JEFFERSON MO...KNOX MO...LEWIS MO...LINCOLN
 MO...MARION MO...MONITEAU MO...MONROE MO...MONTGOMERY MO...
 OSAGE MO...PIKE MO...RALLS MO...SHELBY MO...ST. CHARLES MO...
 ST. LOUIS CITY MO...ST. LOUIS MO...WARREN MO AND WASHINGTON MO.

* THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING

* SEVERAL ROUNDS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BRING HEAVY
  RAINFALL AND THE POTENTIAL OF FLASH FLOODING TO THE
  REGION...MAINLY TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY. WIDESPREAD TWO DAY
  RAINFALL TOTALS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE LIKELY...WITH LOCALIZED
  AMOUNTS EXCEEDING 5 INCHES.

* 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 FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE BUT NOT
IMMINENT IN THE WATCH AREA. PEOPLE IN THE WATCH AREA SHOULD BE
AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF HEAVY RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING.
CHECK YOUR PREPAREDNESS REQUIREMENTS...ESPECIALLY IF YOU LIVE IN
FLOOD PRONE AREAS. STAY INFORMED...AND BE READY FOR QUICK ACTION
IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED OR IF A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED.

&&

$$

GKS


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