Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued May 24 at 7:27PM CDT until May 25 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 7:27 p.m. on Sunday, May 24, 2015
Expires: 7 a.m. on Monday, May 25, 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR NORTHWESTERN GREENE AND CALHOUN
COUNTIES IN SOUTHWEST ILLINOIS...AND PIKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL
ILLINOIS...AND LINCOLN COUNTY IN EAST CENTRAL MISSOURI...AND PIKE
COUNTY IN NORTHEAST MISSOURI UNTIL 815 PM CDT...
AT 725 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM CURRYVILLE TO EOLIA
TO DAVIS...AND MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.
WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS...ALONG WITH
HEAVY RAIN.
LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE...
BOWLING GREEN...
ELSBERRY...
LOUISIANA...
PITTSFIELD...
EOLIA...
FRANKFORD...
CLARKSVILLE...
PIKE...
PLEASANT HILL...
BELLEVIEW...
THIS STORM WILL AFFECT CUIVRE RIVER STATE PARK.
THIS STORM WILL IMPACT...
INTERSTATE 72 FROM EXIT 20 TO EXIT 35.
THESE STORMS MAY INTENSIFY....AND A TORNADO WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR
THIS AREA. BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TV STATIONS...AS
WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS....FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND
POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.
TORRENTIAL RAIN...WHICH MAY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS SUCH AS DITCHES AND
UNDERPASSES...IS ALSO LIKELY. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE ON A FLOODED
ROADWAY.

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