Clinton Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 2:10 PM CST on November 26, 2015

... Flood Watch now in effect from Friday morning through Saturday

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* portions of Illinois and southeast Missouri... including the
following in... Illinois... Clinton IL... Randolph IL and
Washington IL. In southeast Missouri... Iron MO... Madison MO...
Reynolds MO... St. Francois MO and Ste. Genevieve MO.

* From Friday morning through Saturday morning

* a cold front will slowly move through the watch area resulting
in an extended period of rainfall. Widespread rainfall
amounts of 2 to 4 inches are possible... with the best chance
for the higher amounts across southeastern Missouri and far
southern Illinois.

* Heavy rainfall will result in flooding of low lying or poor
drainage areas. Significant rises on larger streams and
rivers will also be possible.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means that flooding is possible but not imminent in
the watch area. People in the watch area are urged to check on
preparedness requirements... especially if you have interests
along area rivers. Stay informed... and be ready for action if
flooding is observed or if a Flood Warning is issued.