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Illinois, Monroe

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:15 AM CDT on July 01, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on July 04, 2016

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from Saturday morning through
Monday morning...

The National Weather Service in St Louis has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of Illinois and
Missouri... including the following in ... Illinois... Monroe
IL... Saint Clair IL and Washington IL. In Missouri... Cole MO...
Crawford MO... Franklin MO... Gasconade MO... Jefferson MO...
Moniteau MO... Osage MO and Washington MO.

* From Saturday morning through Monday morning

* a stalled frontal boundary across southern Missouri and southern
Illinois this weekend will act as the focus for several rounds
of showers and thunderstorms from Saturday through Sunday night.
Locations north of Interstate 44 in Missouri and Interstate 70
in Illinois appear most likely to receive the heaviest rainfall.
Widespread rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches are likely in the
watch area with higher amounts possible.

* 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 is advanced notice that conditions are
favorable that may lead to flash flooding. People in the watch
area... especially in flood prone areas... should use this time to
make preparations just in case. Stay informed... and be ready for
quick action if flooding is observed or if a Flash Flood Warning
is issued.

Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Air Quality Alert
Alaska - Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory , Air Quality Alert
California - Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Special Statement
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch
Montana - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
New York - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
North Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory
Ohio - Public Information Statement
Oregon - Public Information Statement
Pennsylvania - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory
Texas - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert
Utah - Flash Flood Watch
Vermont - Special Statement
Washington - Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Record Report

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