Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service St Louis MO
442 AM CDT THU JUL 27 2017

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Bond County in south central Illinois...
  Northeastern Madison County in southwestern Illinois...
  Southwestern Fayette County in south central Illinois...

* Until 1045 AM CDT Thursday.

* At 435 AM CDT, local law enforcement reported thunderstorms
  producing heavy rain across the warned area which have led to
  Highway 140 being closed just east of Greenville. Two to four
  inches of rain have already fallen, much of it within a couple
  hour timeframe. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin
  shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Highland, Vandalia, Greenville, Pocahontas, Alhambra, Mulberry
  Grove, Tamalco, Sorento, Beaver Creek, Shobonier, Woburn, Reno,
  Pleasant Mound, Pierron, Pittsburg, Shafter, Keyesport, Panama,
  Grantfork and New Douglas.

This includes Interstate 70 in Illinois between exits 24 and 63.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Move to higher ground now. Act quickly to protect your life.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

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LAT...LON 3882 8913 3874 8925 3874 8975 3888 8974
      3900 8975 3900 8959 3903 8959 3901 8904
      3884 8900

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