Flood Warning Issued In Franklin County
The National Weather Service in St Louis has issued a flood warning for the northwestern portion of Franklin County until 12 p.m.
Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause flooding. 2 to 3 inches of rain have already fallen.
Some locations that will experience flooding include: Columbia, Jefferson City, Wentzville, Hannibal, Fulton, Mexico, Troy, Warrenton, Bowling Green, Pittsfield, California, Centralia, Vandalia, Ashland, Louisiana, Tipton, Holts Summit, Wright City, Montgomery City and Owensville.
Turn around, don’t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles.