Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued August 27 at 3:46PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:46 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014
Expires: 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS CITY...
SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS...NORTHEASTERN JEFFERSON...NORTHWESTERN ST. CLAIR
AND NORTHWESTERN MONROE COUNTIES UNTIL 430 PM CDT...
AT 345 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A
STRONG THUNDERSTORM NEAR DUPO...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 MPH.
HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PENNIES AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN.
LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE...
CAHOKIA...
DUPO...
EAST ST. LOUIS...
COLUMBIA...
WASHINGTON PARK...
CENTREVILLE...
FAIRMONT CITY...
THIS STORM WILL AFFECT MASTODON HISTORIC SITE AND SCOTT JOPLIN
HISTORIC SITE.
THIS STORM WILL ALSO IMPACT...
INTERSTATE 44 FROM EXIT 269 TO EXIT 277.
INTERSTATE 55 IN MISSOURI FROM EXIT 185 TO EXIT 191.
THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND
TV STATIONS...AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS... FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.
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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