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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:00 PM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Illinois, east central Illinois, and
southeast Illinois, including the following areas, in central
Illinois, Christian, De Witt, Logan, Macon, McLean, Menard,
Piatt, and Shelby counties. In east central Illinois, Champaign,
Clark, Coles, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Moultrie, and
Vermilion counties. In southeast Illinois, Clay, Crawford,
Effingham, Jasper, Lawrence, and Richland counties.

* Through Monday morning.

* Periods of heavy rainfall are expected through Sunday night. By
Monday morning, a large area of 2 to 3 inches of additional rain
is expected. The threat of heavy rain will end with the passage
of a cold front late Sunday.

* In addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in
flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to
experience flooding. This would persist for several days after
the rain ends.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation,
especially if driving. Never drive across a flooded roadway. You
should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 9:00 PM CDT on April 29, 2017

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on May 01, 2017


... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Monday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of central Illinois, east central Illinois, and
southeast Illinois, including the following areas, in central
Illinois, Christian, De Witt, Logan, Macon, McLean, Menard,
Piatt, and Shelby counties. In east central Illinois, Champaign,
Clark, Coles, Cumberland, Douglas, Edgar, Moultrie, and
Vermilion counties. In southeast Illinois, Clay, Crawford,
Effingham, Jasper, Lawrence, and Richland counties.

* Through Monday morning.

* Periods of heavy rainfall are expected through Sunday night. By
Monday morning, a large area of 2 to 3 inches of additional rain
is expected. The threat of heavy rain will end with the passage
of a cold front late Sunday.

* In addition to potential flooding of streets and roads in
flood prone areas, area rivers and streams are also likely to
experience flooding. This would persist for several days after
the rain ends.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation,
especially if driving. Never drive across a flooded roadway. You
should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Arizona - Freeze Warning , Air Quality Alert
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
California - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Freeze Warning, Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Freeze Warning , Blizzard Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Record Report
Georgia - Special Statement , Record Report
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Record Report
Idaho - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Watch , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Iowa - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
Louisiana - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement
Maryland - Record Report
Massachusetts - Public Information Statement
Michigan - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Flood Watch, Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Minnesota - Winter Storm Watch
Mississippi - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory
Missouri - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , High Wind Warning , Public Information Statement
Nebraska - Flood Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report
New Mexico - Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Record Report
New York - Lakeshore Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Special Statement
Oklahoma - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Puerto Rico - Areal Flood Advisory
Rhode Island - Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch
Tennessee - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch, Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Record Report
Texas - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Freeze Warning , Winter Storm Warning , High Wind Warning, Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Utah - Hard Freeze Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory
Washington - Wind Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Flood Watch
Wyoming - Record Report , Public Information Statement
- Tornado Watch

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