Event organizers say last week’s drive to help tornado victims in Moore, Oklahoma was a huge success.
Marketing Manager Kim Alexander says no animals or people were injured in the bad weather that struck parts of Illinois on Monday afternoon.
National Weather Service Meteorologist Melissa Buird expects storms to start popping up between eight and ten this evening.
As we look forward to warming up and drying out, Mother Nature may not be on the same page.
NWS Meteorologist KMOX, “There is still a flood threat at this time , its just a matter of how fast this system moves through.”
Assessor Jake Zimmerman says the numbers are preliminary, but they’ve identified about 98 homes which sustained damage.
Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District spokesman says 2 or 3 pumps went out on Sunday night, and it’s unclear when they’ll be fixed.
“There has been some seepage and there has been some sloughing of the wall in two places,” Clarksville Mayor Jo Anne Smiley said.
While access to the Great River Road will be limited in the days to come, that doesn’t mean you are cut off from river towns such as Grafton.
Flood stage in Grafton is 18 feet, but the National Weather Service says expects the Mississippi River to crest at 30.5 feet.