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
409 PM CDT SAT JUL 25 2015

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ADAMS IL-BROWN IL-PIKE IL-KNOX MO-LEWIS MO-SHELBY MO-MARION MO-
MONROE MO-RALLS MO-PIKE MO-BOONE MO-AUDRAIN MO-CALLAWAY MO-
MONTGOMERY MO-LINCOLN MO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...QUINCY...HANNIBAL...BOWLING GREEN...
COLUMBIA...MEXICO
409 PM CDT SAT JUL 25 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS AND
 MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN WEST CENTRAL
 ILLINOIS...ADAMS IL...BROWN IL AND PIKE IL. IN MISSOURI...
 AUDRAIN MO...BOONE MO...CALLAWAY MO...KNOX MO...LEWIS MO...
 LINCOLN MO...MARION MO...MONROE MO...MONTGOMERY MO...PIKE MO...
 RALLS MO AND SHELBY MO.

* FROM 10 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING

* THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT.
  THESE STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING VERY HEAVY RAINFALL IN
  A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME WHICH COULD LEAD TO FLASH FLOODING.

* 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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BRITT



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