Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued April 02 at 4:39PM CDT until April 02 at 5:30PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 4:39 p.m. on Thursday, April 2, 2015
Expires: 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 2, 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR ST. LOUIS CITY...WESTERN
CLINTON...NORTHERN ST. CLAIR AND SOUTHEASTERN MADISON COUNTIES UNTIL
530 PM CDT...
AT 436 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR ST. LOUIS...MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.
HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF NICKELS AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN.
LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE...
VENICE...
EAST ST. LOUIS...
MADISON...
CENTREVILLE...
GRANITE CITY...
WASHINGTON PARK...
CASEYVILLE...
FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS...
PONTOON BEACH...
COLLINSVILLE...
THIS STORM WILL AFFECT HORSESHOE LAKE STATE PARK AND SCOTT JOPLIN
HISTORIC SITE.
THIS STORM WILL ALSO IMPACT...
INTERSTATE 70 IN ILLINOIS FROM EXIT 21 TO EXIT 24.
INTERSTATE 55 IN ILLINOIS FROM EXIT 23 TO EXIT 30.
INTERSTATE 64 IN ILLINOIS NEAR EXIT 9.
IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES YOUR AREA...TAKE SHELTER IN A
STURDY BUILDING.
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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