St. Charles Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:43 PM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight CST tonight...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Missouri... including the following
counties... in Illinois... Bond IL... Clinton IL... Fayette IL...
Madison IL... Marion IL... Monroe IL... Randolph IL... Saint Clair
IL and Washington IL. In Missouri... Crawford MO... Franklin
MO... Gasconade MO... Iron MO... Jefferson MO... Madison MO...
Osage MO... Reynolds MO... Saint Charles MO... Saint Francois
MO... Saint Louis City MO... Saint Louis MO... Sainte Genevieve
MO... Warren MO and Washington MO.

* Until midnight CST tonight

* showers and thunderstorms will move across the area through
early this evening. Additional rainfall amounts of up to 2
inches are possible. Heavy rain falling over already saturated
ground will result in flooding on creeks and streams,
especially those that flooded earlier this week.

* Heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor
drainage areas... and possibly flash flooding on smaller creeks
and streams. Significant rises on larger streams and rivers
will also be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch is advanced notice that conditions are favorable
that may lead to flooding. People in the watch area, especially
in flood prone areas, should use this time to check on
preparedness requirements. Stay informed, and be ready for action
if flooding is observed or if a Flood Warning is issued.



Britt



Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 3:43 PM CST Feb. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight CST tonight...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Missouri... including the following
counties... in Illinois... Bond IL... Clinton IL... Fayette IL...
Madison IL... Marion IL... Monroe IL... Randolph IL... Saint Clair
IL and Washington IL. In Missouri... Crawford MO... Franklin
MO... Gasconade MO... Iron MO... Jefferson MO... Madison MO...
Osage MO... Reynolds MO... Saint Charles MO... Saint Francois
MO... Saint Louis City MO... Saint Louis MO... Sainte Genevieve
MO... Warren MO and Washington MO.

* Until midnight CST tonight

* showers and thunderstorms will move across the area through
early this evening. Additional rainfall amounts of up to 2
inches are possible. Heavy rain falling over already saturated
ground will result in flooding on creeks and streams,
especially those that flooded earlier this week.

* Heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor
drainage areas... and possibly flash flooding on smaller creeks
and streams. Significant rises on larger streams and rivers
will also be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch is advanced notice that conditions are favorable
that may lead to flooding. People in the watch area, especially
in flood prone areas, should use this time to check on
preparedness requirements. Stay informed, and be ready for action
if flooding is observed or if a Flood Warning is issued.



Britt