Areal Flood Advisory  Statement as of 7:53 am CST on November 28, 2015

The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a

* small stream Flood Advisory for...
Iron County in southeastern Missouri...
Reynolds County in southeastern Missouri...
Washington County in east central Missouri...

* until 345 PM CST Saturday

* at 744 am CST... local law enforcement reported that several roads
were closed due to minor flooding from rainfall of 1 to 2 inches
since Thursday evening. Flooding in a low water crossing has
closed Route f in southern Iron County. A low water crossing on
Logan creek was also flooded closing Route f to the west of
Ellington in Reynolds County. Flooding along Brazil creek has
closed Route N just west of Anthonies Mill... in eastern Crawford
County. Most creeks and streams were running high and near
bankfull. Motorists are reminded to obey all Road closed signs.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Potosi... Ironton... Anthonies Mill... Reynolds... Ellington... Pilot
Knob... Viburnum... Arcadia... Irondale... Mineral Point... Annapolis...
Bixby... Old Mines... Garwood... Glover... Oates... Belleview...
Courtois... Richwoods and Centerville.

This warning also includes ...
Washington State Park... Johnsons shut-ins State Park... fort Davidson
historic site... Elephant Rocks State Park... Taum Sauk Mountain State
Park... and Clearwater Lake recreational area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... as well as farm and country roads. Do not
attempt to travel across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.

Do not drive your vehicle into areas where the water covers the
roadway. The water depth may be too great to allow your car to cross
safely. Move to higher ground.

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated... or
ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.
Do not attempt to travel across flooded roads. Find alternate routes.
It takes only a few inches of swiftly flowing water to carry vehicles

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