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County,
Flash Flood Watch issued April 09 at 3:39AM CDT until April 10 at 1:00AM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:39 a.m. on Thursday, April 9, 2015
Expires: 1 a.m. on Friday, April 10, 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS NOW IN EFFECT FOR
* PORTIONS OF ILLINOIS AND MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
COUNTIES...IN ILLINOIS...BOND IL...CLINTON IL...FAYETTE IL...
MADISON IL...MARION IL...MONROE IL...RANDOLPH IL...ST. CLAIR
IL AND WASHINGTON IL. IN MISSOURI...BOONE MO...CALLAWAY MO...
COLE MO...CRAWFORD MO...FRANKLIN MO...GASCONADE MO...
JEFFERSON MO...MONITEAU MO...MONTGOMERY MO...OSAGE MO...ST.
CHARLES MO...ST. FRANCOIS MO...ST. LOUIS CITY MO...ST. LOUIS
MO...STE. GENEVIEVE MO...WARREN MO AND WASHINGTON MO.
* THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
* SEVERAL ROUNDS OF THUNDERSTORMS COULD BRING AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO
TWO INCHES OF RAIN TO PARTS OF MISSOURI AND ILLINOIS THROUGH
THIS EVENING. SIMILAR RAINFALL AMOUNTS HAVE FALLEN OVER THE PAST
COUPLE OF DAYS AND CAUSED FLASH FLOODING ACROSS MANY OF THE SAME
AREAS IN MISSOURI AND ILLINOIS.
* 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.

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