Officials Issue Voluntary Evacuation Notice for City of West AltonOfficials are strongly recommending that residents make evacuation plans.
Governor: Missouri's Storm-Related Death Toll Rises to 10Missouri's death toll from floodwaters fueled by days of downpours has climbed to 10 and appeared likely to grow, Gov. Jay Nixon warned Monday as some communities braced for expected record river crests in coming days.
Flood Expert: More Rain for Missouri Remains ConcernThe Cuivre River was falling in northeast Missouri, the Meramec near St. Louis was at crest, and the Mississippi River south of St. Louis was expected to reach its high point on Tuesday.
Mississippi River to Crest Above Flood Stage, Locks to CloseNational Weather Service said it rained so much so fast that meteorologists immediately switched over to concerns about flooding.