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Illinois, Williamson

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 11:29 AM CDT on May 26, 2016

Expires 9:00 PM EDT on May 26, 2016


... Flash Flood Watch in effect until 8 PM CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southern Illinois... western
Kentucky and southeast Missouri... including the following
areas... in southern Illinois... Alexander... Gallatin... Hardin...
   Jackson... Johnson... Massac... Pope... Pulaski... Saline... Union
and Williamson. In western Kentucky... Ballard... Caldwell...
Calloway... Carlisle... Christian... Crittenden... Fulton...
Graves... Hickman... Hopkins... Livingston... Lyon... Marshall...
McCracken... Muhlenberg... Todd... Trigg... Union KY and Webster.
In southeast Missouri... Bollinger... Butler... Cape Girardeau...
Carter... Mississippi... New Madrid... Perry MO... Ripley...
Scott... Stoddard and Wayne MO.

* Until 8 PM CDT this evening

* a line of thunderstorms oriented from west to east over southern
Illinois will sag slowly south across southeast Missouri and
western Kentucky this afternoon. Rainfall rates over an inch per
hour will be quite common in the storms. The line may stall over
parts of the region... causing localized flash flooding.

* These storms may have a large impact on the evening commute.
Travel may be slower than usual due to ponding on roads and poor
visibility. Local flash flooding may cause some Road closures.

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.





Local Storm Report



05/26/2016 1012 am

1 miles N of Herrin, Williamson County.

Hail e0.88 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Pea to nickel size hail and torrential rain





05/26/2016 1011 am

Herrin, Williamson County.

Hail e0.75 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Wsil reports dime sized hail in Herrin





05/26/2016 1011 am

Carterville, Williamson County.

Hail m1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Kfvs media reporter video taped quarter sized hail just
            north of Carterville





05/26/2016 1011 am

Carterville, Williamson County.

Hail m1.00 inch, reported by broadcast media.


            Kfvs media reporter video taped quarter sized hail just
            north of Carterville



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Arkansas - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
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Colorado - Tornado Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Air Quality Alert
District of Columbia - Air Quality Alert
Florida - Record Report
Georgia - Air Quality Alert
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Illinois - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Public Information Statement
Iowa - Tornado Watch , Tornado Watch , Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
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Kentucky - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
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Michigan - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
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