Flood Watch Issued For Town Creek In Salem; Road Flooding Problem Throughout Area
Meanwhile, all of Marion, Clinton, Fayette, and Washington Counties are under an urban and small stream flood advisory until eight Sunday morning. Standing water has closed several roads in the area. You are encouraged not to drive into standing water as you could become stranded in the high water. Area law enforcement agencies have been called out to help several stranded motorists.
A flood warning has been issued for the Kaskaskia River at Vandalia, with minor flooding anticipated. A flood warning is also in effect for the Skillet Fork with minor flooding also forecast. River gages on Crooked Creek near Hoffman were running near bankfull late Saturday night.
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