Areas Prepare For First Flood Problems of 2014

Published 02/20 2014 05:11PM

Updated 02/20 2014 06:11PM

Area wide, cities saw anywhere from .25" to 1"+ of rainfall Thursday. 
On top of that, throw in some 50° temperatures and all that snow will also melt.

Flood Watches were issued for across Central Illinois Thursday and for good reason. 

Standing water on roadways and backyards were just a few of many concerns.

London Mills in Fulton County suffered a devastating flood in 2013.

Residents there say they don't expect major flooding but it is something they're keeping an eye on. 

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