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
332 PM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

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CLINTON IL-MARION IL-WASHINGTON IL-RANDOLPH IL-ST. CLAIR IL-
MONROE IL-JEFFERSON MO-CRAWFORD MO-WASHINGTON MO-ST. FRANCOIS MO-
STE. GENEVIEVE MO-IRON MO-MADISON MO-REYNOLDS MO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALEM...CHESTER...BELLEVILLE...
FARMINGTON
332 PM CDT TUE MAR 24 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF ILLINOIS AND MISSOURI...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN ILLINOIS...CLINTON IL...
  MARION IL...MONROE IL...RANDOLPH IL...ST. CLAIR IL AND
  WASHINGTON IL. IN MISSOURI...CRAWFORD MO...IRON MO...
  JEFFERSON MO...MADISON MO...REYNOLDS MO...ST. FRANCOIS MO...
  STE. GENEVIEVE MO AND WASHINGTON MO.

* FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY NIGHT

* PERSISTENT THUNDERSTORMS ON WEDNESDAY EVENING WILL RESULT IN
  LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WITH AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES EXPECTED.

* 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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GLASS




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