Weather

County,
Special Weather Statement issued June 05 at 3:24AM CDT until June 05 at 4:00PM CDT by NWS
Effective: 3:24 a.m. on Friday, June 5, 2015
Expires: 4 p.m. on Friday, June 5, 2015

...SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR WASHINGTON...ST. FRANCOIS...
REYNOLDS...SOUTHERN JEFFERSON AND IRON COUNTIES UNTIL 415 AM CDT...
AT 322 AM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 MILES NORTHWEST OF
RICHWOODS TO 8 MILES WEST OF OLD MINES TO COURTOIS TO EMINENCE...AND
MOVING EAST AT 40 MPH.
WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS...ALONG WITH
HEAVY RAIN.
LOCATIONS NEAR THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE...
POTOSI...
DE SOTO...
HILLSBORO...
LEADWOOD...
BONNE TERRE...
BISMARCK...
DESLOGE...
IRONTON...
FESTUS...
OATES...
THIS STORM WILL AFFECT CLEARWATER LAKE RECREATIONAL AREA...ELEPHANT
ROCKS STATE PARK...FORT DAVIDSON HISTORIC SITE...JOHNSONS SHUT-INS
STATE PARK...MISSOURI MINES HISTORIC SITE...ST. FRANCOIS STATE
PARK...ST. JOE STATE PARK...TAUM SAUK MOUNTAIN STATE PARK AND
WASHINGTON STATE PARK.
THIS STORM WILL ALSO IMPACT...
INTERSTATE 55 IN MISSOURI FROM EXIT 174 TO EXIT 175.
IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES YOUR AREA...TAKE SHELTER IN A
STURDY BUILDING.
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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