Record Setting Rainfall In The Area
Thunder, lightnings and rain on stormy summer night.

(St. Louis) It was a record setting night overnight in southeast Missouri in terms of rainfall. Jon Carney is a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in St. Louis. He tells us what came together to bring us all this rain.

Carney says the rainfall totals are impressive.

A flood watch remains in effect for the area this morning. Flood warnings were also issued for parts of the area overnight.