2016 Illinois State Fair Attendance Down; Weather CitedOfficials blame flooding in the area, the heat and a power outage for the decline in attendance for the 11-day event in August.
Illinois Sets New Rain RecordSouthern Illinois has received 12 to 15 inches more rain than average during the past two months.
Flooding Threatens Levee at Poplar BluffResidents on Wednesday were still cleaning up after the creek water got into some homes.
Heavy Rains Inundate Illinois State Fair, I-155The National Weather Service reports more than 5 inches of rain fell at Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport within two hours.
Heavy Rains Affect Parking for St. Louis Air ShowAir Show spokesman notes the forecast is looking good, and plenty of tickets are available for day two of the Air Show.
2-4" of Rain Expected in STL Area Through ThursdayNews 4 Chief Meteorologist Steve Templeton is calling for lots of rain and possible flash flooding over the next few days.
NWS Hydrologist Expects Some Floods in St. Louis This WeekNational Weather Service Hydrologist says St. Louis residents should still watch for "moderate to mild" flood levels.
Weekend Forecast Includes 3 to 5 Inches of SnowThe real story is just how rapidly the temperature is going to drop Saturday.
Was There Adequate Warning About Rainstorm, Flooding Severity?NWS: "We knew we were going to get a lot of rain. Did we know we were going to set records? No."
19 Levees in Illinois, Missouri Monitored For FloodingAt least 18 deaths over several days in Missouri and Illinois were blamed on flooding.
Black Friday Losing Its Luster?Crowds down on Friday morning after many stores open on Thanksgiving.
2015 Rain, Floods Waterlog Illinois FarmsThe conditions are rated “good to excellent” for only 55 percent of the corn and 47 percent of the soybeans.