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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 2:02 AM CDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
southern Fayette County in south central Illinois...

* until 1100 am CDT Wednesday.

* At 159 am CDT, Doppler radar indicated an area of rain moving
towards the warned area. This area already received up to three
inches of rain on Tuesday evening and the additional rainfall will
contribute to flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Vandalia, St. Elmo, Brownstown, Farina, Shobonier, Avena, La Clede,
Pittsburg, St. Peter, Loogootee, St. James, St. Paul and
Hagerstown.

This includes the following highways...
Interstate 70 in Illinois between exits 61 and 76.
Interstate 57 in Illinois near exit 135.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.


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