Wednesday, March 19, 2008

Midwest Floods

A huge storm poured as much as 10 inches of rain in parts of the Midwest since Monday, with resultant flooding killing four people and leaving three others missing.The four deaths were related to flooding in Missouri, while a search was underway for a teen washed down a drainage pipe in Texas. Two other people were missing in Arkansas after their vehicles were swept away by flash flooding.Meanwhile, the National Weather Service issued flood warnings throughout the central U.S.