Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued August 19 at 1:31PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 1:31 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014
Expires: 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN ST. FRANCOIS AND
NORTHERN MADISON COUNTIES UNTIL 215 PM CDT...
AT 128 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR KNOB LICK...OR 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF
FREDERICKTOWN...MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.
HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE...
FREDERICKTOWN...
JUNCTION CITY...
IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES YOUR AREA...TAKE SHELTER IN A
STURDY BUILDING.
IN ADDITION...THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO 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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