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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO  
353 PM CDT THU MAY 28 2020  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ST LOUIS HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
NORTHWESTERN PIKE COUNTY IN WEST CENTRAL ILLINOIS...  
CENTRAL RALLS COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MISSOURI...  
NORTHWESTERN PIKE COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN MISSOURI...  
 
* UNTIL 1000 PM CDT THURSDAY.  
 
* AT 352 PM CDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING  
HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE  
FALLEN BETWEEN 245 PM AND 345 PM. FLASH FLOODING IS ONGOING OR  
EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
HAZARD...FLASH FLOODING CAUSED BY THUNDERSTORMS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...FLOODING OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS, URBAN AREAS,  
HIGHWAYS, STREETS AND UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER  
DRAINAGE AND LOW LYING AREAS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
NEW LONDON, HULL, NEW CANTON, KINDERHOOK AND SAVERTON.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UO TO ONE INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE  
WARNED AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, COUNTRY ROADS, FARMLAND, AND OTHER LOW LYING  
SPOTS.  
 
IN HILLY TERRAIN THERE ARE HUNDREDS OF LOW WATER CROSSINGS WHICH ARE  
POTENTIALLY DANGEROUS IN HEAVY RAIN. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS FLOODED  
ROADS. FIND AN ALTERNATE ROUTE.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY WHEN YOU  
CAN DO SO SAFELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3961 9110 3952 9131 3935 9147 3940 9156  
3950 9148 3976 9121 3976 9106  
 
FLASH FLOOD...RADAR INDICATED  
EXPECTED RAINFALL...1-2 INCHES IN 1 HOUR  
 

 
 
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