Weather

County,
Flash Flood Watch issued July 07 at 11:23AM CDT until July 08 at 7:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 11:23 a.m. on Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Expires: 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 8, 2015

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PADUCAH HAS ISSUED A
* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN ILLINOIS... SOUTHWEST
INDIANA...WESTERN KENTUCKY AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI... INCLUDING
THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN SOUTHERN ILLINOIS...
ALEXANDER...EDWARDS...FRANKLIN...GALLATIN...HAMILTON...
HARDIN...JACKSON...JEFFERSON...JOHNSON...MASSAC...PERRY IL...
POPE...PULASKI...SALINE...UNION IL...WABASH...WAYNE IL...WHITE
AND WILLIAMSON. IN SOUTHWEST INDIANA...GIBSON...PIKE...POSEY...
SPENCER...VANDERBURGH AND WARRICK. IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...
BALLARD...CALDWELL...CALLOWAY...CARLISLE...CHRISTIAN...
CRITTENDEN...DAVIESS...FULTON...GRAVES...HENDERSON...HICKMAN...
HOPKINS...LIVINGSTON...LYON...MARSHALL...MCCRACKEN...MCLEAN...
MUHLENBERG...TODD...TRIGG...UNION KY AND WEBSTER. IN SOUTHEAST
MISSOURI...BOLLINGER...BUTLER...CAPE GIRARDEAU... CARTER...
MISSISSIPPI...NEW MADRID...PERRY MO...RIPLEY... SCOTT...
STODDARD AND WAYNE MO.
* THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING
* RADAR ESTIMATES SHOW 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN ALREADY
OVER BROAD SWATHS OF THE REGION...WHILE SOME LOCALLY HEAVIER
REPORTS IN THE 3 TO 5 INCH RANGE HAD ALREADY CAUSED FLOODING.
WITH RIVERS ALREADY IN FLOOD...MANY CREEKS AND STREAMS EITHER
FLOODING OR NEAR BANKFULL...AND MORE RAIN ON THE WAY OVER THE
NEXT 24 TO 36 HOURS...INCLUDING THE POTENTIAL FOR REPEAT HEAVY
RAINS OVER THE SAME AREAS...ADDITIONAL FLASH FLOODING IS
EXPECTED.

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