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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 4:18 AM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Missouri... including the following
counties... in Illinois... Randolph IL and Washington IL. In
Missouri... Crawford MO... Iron MO... Madison MO... Reynolds MO...
Saint Francois MO... Sainte Genevieve MO and Washington MO.

* Through Saturday evening

* several rounds of showers and thunderstorms will impact the area
tonight through Saturday evening. Additional rainfall amounts of
2 to 3 inches are possible. This rain may 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 ultimately dangerous 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.



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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 4:18 AM CST Feb. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of Illinois and Missouri... including the following
counties... in Illinois... Randolph IL and Washington IL. In
Missouri... Crawford MO... Iron MO... Madison MO... Reynolds MO...
Saint Francois MO... Sainte Genevieve MO and Washington MO.

* Through Saturday evening

* several rounds of showers and thunderstorms will impact the area
tonight through Saturday evening. Additional rainfall amounts of
2 to 3 inches are possible. This rain may 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 ultimately dangerous 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.



Glass



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