Current Watches, Warnings and Advisories for St. Charles (MOC183) Missouri Issued by the National Weather Service

 

Flood Advisory Flood Advisory - St. Charles (Missouri)


Updated:Wed 20-Jun-18 02:48am CDT
Effective:Thu 21-Jun-18 03:00am CDT
Expires:Wed 20-Jun-18 09:22pm CDT
Severity:Minor
Urgency:Expected
Certainty:Likely
Status:Actual
Type:Alert
Category:Met

Areas affected: Franklin; Gasconade; Montgomery; St. Charles; Warren
 
Instructions: Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots.

Message summary: The national weather service in st louis has issued a
* flood advisory for...
Southwestern st. Charles county in east central missouri...
South central montgomery county in east central missouri...
Northern franklin county in east central missouri...
Southern warren county in east central missouri...
Northern gasconade county in east central missouri...
* until 945 am cdt wednesday.
* at 246 am cdt, doppler radar indicated heavy rain. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.
* some locations that will experience flooding include...
Washington, hermann, new haven, marthasville, new melle, augusta, big spring, treloar, dutzow, defiance, gasconade, berger, rhineland, mckittrick, matson, lyon and holstein. This also includes deutschheim historic site.
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Source: NWS Watches, Warnings or Advisories for zone MOC183