A couple of rounds of heavy rain are expected in the WGEL listening area Tuesday night through Wednesday night. The National Weather Service says the greatest threat for flooding is across portions of southeast Missouri and southern Illinois, mainly areas along and south of I-44 in Missouri and I-70 in Illinois. Widespread rainfall amounts of 4 to 7 inches can be expected with locally higher amounts possible. The weather service is currently predicting 3 to 4 inches of rain for the WGEL listening area.
Stay tuned to WGEL 101.7 FM for up-to-date weather information from the National Weather Service.