Near the end of the wettest June on record in St. Louis, Hunn is monitoring river levels with a wary eye on some of the lesser levees that protect farms and towns, from St. Charles to Clarksville.
The twisters were reported in Callaway County, St. Charles County, and Pike County.
Area motorists finding high water stranding their cars.
18 people rescued, 30 others evacuated due to rising Yadkin Creek
Winds damaged the roofs of two storage sheds in the public works yard in the 100 block of Boone Hills Drive.
“The potential is there,” says National Weather Service Warning Coordination Meteorologist Jim Kramper. A Joplin-sized tornado “could easily occur right across the Metro-area. If those conditions come together here, it could happen.”
Flying will be done by trained pilots, not the claims adjustors.
Up to 7 inches of snow possible by Sunday evening
Despite mild winter, five IDOT trucks have already been hit this year.
A storm spotter was hospitalized in Iowa on Monday after he was struck by lightning while watching a system that left swollen rivers, power outages, trees down and campers overturned.