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County,
Flood Watch issued February 20 at 4:11AM CST until February 20 at 6:00PM CST by NWS
Effective: 4:11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014
Expires: 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...
THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR
* PORTIONS OF ILLINOIS AND NORTHEAST MISSOURI...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING COUNTIES...IN ILLINOIS...ADAMS IL...BROWN IL...
GREENE IL...MACOUPIN IL...MONTGOMERY IL AND PIKE IL. IN
NORTHEAST MISSOURI...KNOX MO...LEWIS MO...MARION MO AND
SHELBY MO.
* THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON
* A CONTINUED THREAT OF RAINFALL...LOCALLY HEAVY FROM
THUNDERSTORMS...MAY LEAD TO EXCESSIVE RUNOFF...ESPECIALLY ON
FROZEN SNOW COVERED GROUND. CREEKS AND STREAMS HAVE BEEN
STEADILY RISING OVERNIGHT AND IT WILL NOT TAKE MUCH ADDITIONAL
RAIN TO RESULT IN FLOODING.
* FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POORLY DRAINED AREAS...AS WELL AS
STREAMS...CREEKS AND SMALLER RIVERS...IS POSSIBLE.

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