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Prepare for possible flooding

Sunday, April 24, 2011

State and weather officials urge caution as rainfall continues

SIKESTON -- A flash flood watch is in effect through Sunday morning in Southeast Missouri due to widespread heavy rainfall this weekend and more storms with significant rainfall forecast.

According to the National Weather Service in Paducah, Ky., a cold front is expected to move in from the west Saturday night and then stall out somewhere across the area later in the day.

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