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Grab the umbrella, plan for afternoon showers

Good morning! It is Thursday, June 18, 2015.

Weather Outlook:

This morning you may see the sun peeking through the clouds, but don't leave your umbrella at home. Brian says you'll likely need it by this afternoon. Click here to find out when there might be a break from all the rain.

A look at your morning headlines:

Church shooting: A white man opened fire during a prayer meeting inside a historic black church in downtown Charleston on Wednesday night, killing nine people, including the pastor.

Flooding Concerns: Rivers like the Mississippi are on the rise. In Cape Girardeau, the Mississippi river is expected to crest in the range of a major flooding stage at 43.5 feet by June 23.

Be Water Aware: More than 40,000 swimmers across the country will look to set the record for the world's largest swimming lesson. Cape Splash is participating.

Making History: A woman will grace American paper currency for the first time in more than a century.


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