Severe Weather Alerts - Ellsinore, MO

  • Flash Flood Watch

    Flash Flood Watch in effect until Thursday, 7:00 PM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN ILLINOIS...WESTERN KENTUCKY AND SOUTHEAST
MISSOURI...GENERALLY SOUTH OF A LINE FROM CARBONDALE ILLINOIS TO
GREENVILLE KENTUCKY INCLUDING PADUCAH...CAPE GIRARDEAU...POPLAR
BLUFF...MURRAY AND HOPKINSVILLE.

* FROM 7 PM CDT THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING.

* RAINS WILL TOTAL 2 TO 3 INCHES ON AVERAGE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY. THESE BROAD AND UNIFORM RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL LEAD TO
AREAL FLOODING. WHERE THUNDERSTORMS OCCUR AND REPEAT OVER THE
SAME AREAS...LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS TO 5 INCHES ARE A
POSSIBILITY. THIS MAY CAUSE FLASH FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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Ellsinore, MO Radar