CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - Rain from Tropical Storm Barry will make its way into the Heartland this evening and tonight.
A FIRST ALERT ACTION DAY has been issued for Monday and Tuesday due to expected heavy rainfall in the forecast.
Meteorologist Brian Alworth says for tonight expect rain and embedded thunderstorms spreading south to north. Locally heavy downpours possible especially south. Lows about 69 to 75.
Monday will be breezy and cool. Cloudy with rain likely, possibly with embedded heavy thunderstorms especially in the afternoon and evening. Locally heavy rainfall possible. Highs about 75 to 80.
Flash Flood Watches will be in effect for much of the region Monday and Tuesday.
Monday night and Tuesday will be cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Strong storms and heavy tropical downpours are possible causing flash flooding.