Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
159 PM CDT FRI JUN 26 2015

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ADAMS IL-LEWIS MO-MARION MO-
159 PM CDT FRI JUN 26 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR MARION...LEWIS AND
WESTERN ADAMS COUNTIES UNTIL 400 PM CDT...

AT 158 PM CDT...LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICIALS REPORTED TWO TO
THREE DOZEN COUNTY ROADS WITH WATER OVER THEM WITHIN MARION COUNTY.
WITHIN LEWIS COUNTY...HIGHWAY J JUST SOUTH OF LEWISTOWN WAS
IMPASSIBLE AND UNDER WATER BUT HAS SINCE JUST REOPENED.

HEAVY RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. RUNOFF FROM THIS
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS
THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...CANTON...PALMYRA...
QUINCY...EWING...FALL CREEK...LA BELLE...LA
GRANGE...LEWISTOWN...MAYWOOD...PAYSON AND STEFFENVILLE.

THIS WARNING INCLUDES WAKONDA STATE PARK.

THIS WARNING ALSO INCLUDES...
INTERSTATE 172 FROM EXIT 2 TO EXIT 15.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLASH FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNING AREA...MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND
IMMEDIATELY. RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE
IMMEDIATE PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
CROSS SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

REPORT FLOODING TO THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY SO THAT THEY
MAY TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO CLOSE FLOODED ROADWAYS. THEY WILL
RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS.

&&

LAT...LON 4024 9151 4011 9150 4006 9135 3978 9121
      3974 9156 3990 9184 3995 9184 3996 9194
      4026 9194

$$

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