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Carbondale Is Flooding [UPDATED]

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Original post: Natural Disasters List September 2, 2012

Reports of flash flooding in Carbondale, Illinois

Update 01:15 UTC
Carbondale/Murphysboro, Southern Illinois Airport, IL (KMDH) 37.79N -89.25W
Current weather for: Carbondale
Updated on Sep 1 2012, 7:52 pm CDT

Weather: Light Rain
Temperature: 74.0 F (23.3 C)
Dewpoint: 71.1 F (21.7 C)
Relative Humidity: 91 %
Wind: South at 8.1 MPH (7 KT)
Visibility: 10.00 miles
MSL Pressure: 1008.9 mb
Altimeter: 29.81 in Hg

Flash floods reported in Carbondale, Illinois along with thunderstorms. Multiple reports from Twitter show that some pretty impressive flooding has hit Carbondale area. The photo above (top) was posted to Twitter by Jeff Aronson.
There are also reports of very high waters near railroad tracks into Carbondale which is along US 51 north of Carbondale, heading south into town.
Highway 13 closed in Carbondale.
Carbondale is a city in Jackson County, in the state of Illinois, within the Southern Illinois region.

Carbondale, Illino flooded this evening! This is downtown
@JimCantore Carbondale, Illinois this evening! This is downtown.
Carbondale Is Flooding
jamfan4033# A ton of flooding.

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