Two Key Flood Zones
As of 1200 on July 16, two key areas are experiencing moderate flooding. The Mississippi River north of key power transmission nodes around St Louis have reached action stage but are not likely to extend much further south. The remnants of Tropical storm Beryl will bring flooding for southeastern Newfoundland as sub-tropical storm Beryl tracks toward the island , especially the northern Avalon Peninsula and the Burin Peninsula, and in St. John’s area. Hourly rainfall rates could be between 15 and 25 millimetres. Rainfall warnings have been issued for the southwest and southeast Avalon, where 20 to 50 millimetres of rain are expected. Monitor updates at www.almeriaanalytics.com/blog.