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Missouri, Knox

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:45 AM CDT on August 24, 2016

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on August 25, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect from this evening through Thursday
morning...

The National Weather Service in Saint Louis has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch 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.

* From this evening through Thursday morning

* a slow moving cold front will provide a focus for thunderstorms
over the watch area tonight. Training thunderstorms are possible
due to the slow movement of the front. One to two inches of rain
is possible across the watch area with locally higher amounts.

* 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.



Carney


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