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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:19 PM CDT on August 24, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on August 25, 2016

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until 7 am CDT Thursday...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of west central Illinois and northeast Missouri...
including the following counties... in west central Illinois...
Adams IL. In northeast Missouri... Knox MO... Lewis MO... Marion
MO... Monroe MO... Ralls MO and Shelby MO.

* Until 7 am CDT Thursday

* a slow moving cold front will provide a focus for
thunderstorms... mainly after midnight. Multiple heavy rain
producing storms can be expected in some areas due to the slow
movement of the front. Localized heavy rainfall of 2 to 4 inches
is possible across the watch area in a very short time.

* 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
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Florida - Record Report
Georgia - Record Report
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory
Montana - Air Quality Alert
New Mexico - Public Information Statement
Ohio - Tornado Watch , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
South Carolina - Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning
Utah - Public Information Statement
Washington - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Public Information Statement

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