Rain, Melting Snow Prompt Flood Watch For Chicago Area
Feb 21, 2018, 06:36
An influx of melting snow and a forecast of rainfall led National Weather Service forecasters to issue a flood watch for Jefferson, Lewis and Oswego counties from late tonight through Wednesday evening.
Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are possible in the warned area through early Wednesday. After that, temperatures are expected to slip back into the 30s.
There is some standing water on roads and in fields as cold rain continues to fall in the WSPY listening area this morning.
"There may be a short window of freezing rain in the morning (Wednesday)", said Chris Roller, weather service meteorologist.
The National Weather Service in Paducah has issued a * Flood Watch for all of southern IL, southwest in, western Kentucky, and southeast Missouri.
Flood waters could reach the Green Street area in Ottawa, according to National Weather Service forecasts.
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The continued expansion of Israeli settlements is one of the major obstacles to the establishment of peace in the Middle East. The Palestinian leader added into his prepared remarks: "We are employees for the occupation".
Flood watches included the Galesburg, Peoria, Bloomington, Springfield and Champaign areas.
Heavy rain is expected in the Mid-South Wednesday and Thursday, elevating the risk of flash flooding across the area.
The potholes on numerous roads may also be filled with water, which also requires motorists to slow down in some areas.
The heaviest rain Tuesday is expected to start at night in the northwest half of the state.
Look for more showers and thunderstorms to increase again late Friday through Saturday. But, isolated higher totals will likely occur. But torrential rains at times could cause flash flooding elsewhere in the Memphis area, meaning now's the time to get prepared with food and supplies, just in case.
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The warning comes with the usual caution of slippery roads, sidewalks and parking lots and transportation delays. The weather agency says up to 10 millimetres of freezing rain is expected for those areas this weekend.
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Sleet or snow may mix in early during the event in the northern neck of Virginia, Southern Maryland, and the Eastern Shore. West Michigan will take a break from the snow to end the weekend with more sunshine as temperatures continue to increase.
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