Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued April 07 at 11:47AM CDT until April 07 at 3:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 11:47 a.m. on Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Expires: 3 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7, 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR ST. FRANCOIS...STE. GENEVIEVE AND
SOUTHWESTERN RANDOLPH COUNTIES UNTIL 1230 PM CDT...
AT 1145 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 6 MILES EAST OF DESLOGE...MOVING EAST AT 50
MPH.
HAIL UP TO THE SIZE OF PENNIES AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH ARE
EXPECTED WITH THIS STORM...ALONG WITH HEAVY RAIN AND FREQUENT
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING.
LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THIS STORM INCLUDE...
STE. GENEVIEVE...
CHESTER...
ROCKY RIDGE...
WEINGARTEN...
BLOOMSDALE...
THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY...AND A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN
EFFECT FOR THIS AREA. 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.

See more at NOAA