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A motorist drives through standing water in a flooded underpass on April 18, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois.(Getty/Scott Olson)

Quinn Declares Disaster in 38 Flood-Hit Counties

Flash floods and rivers that have quickly risen to record or near-record levels have inundated Illinois communities.

04/19/2013

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More Rain Causes Rivers To Rise

Combined with heavy rain the previous weekend and two big snows in the weeks before that, all the water is causing rivers to rise.

03/18/2013

Taking the field

WHEELER: Notes From Jupiter: Position Players Start Up, Rain Continues

The Cardinals are dealing with the 2nd straight day of rain today and while it’s not as bad as yesterday, at least not yet, it will impact what the Cardinals are able to do.

02/15/2013

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fun. “Carry On” In Rain-Soaked Spectacle

fun. roared through an impassioned performance of hit single “Carry On” during the 55th Annual GRAMMY awards ceremony, highlighting the song’s theme of perseverance by playing under a torrential downpour of rain. The band was […]

02/10/2013

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Storms Boost River Levels; Some near Flood Stage

Forecasters said rivers would see a dramatic, if temporary, rise over the next few days, with some waterways expected to swell by as much as 15 feet.

01/30/2013

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How a Hurricane Can Break a Drought

The storm that used to be Hurricane Isaac left quietly Sunday, but it did leave a lot of rain behind.

09/02/2012

Withered corn during a drought

Weekend Rain Not Enough to End Drought

“Unfortunately, you can’t just end a drought that quickly,” meteorologist Jim Kramper said. “Most locations need anywhere from like six to nine inches.”

08/13/2012

File photo (KMOX/Bill Reker)

St. Louis Is More Than Five Inches Below Normal May-June Rainfall Totals

NWS: Forecast only showing HOT with the chance of EVEN HOTTER.

07/03/2012

Winter-weather

St. Louis Gets Lucky This Time — Weather Stays Away

Area gets a break after debacle on the roads two weeks ago.

01/25/2012

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Illinois Sees 6th Wettest November

The average precipitation in Illinois during November was 5.23 inches

12/06/2011

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