Heavy rainfall is working its way through central Illinois this weekend, and we could see 6 to 8 inches of rainfall. This has the possibility to cause some flash flooding in Taylorville and other nearby areas. Fire Chief Mike Crews with more.
With the heavy rainfall, it is important to stay safe while driving as well.
Once again, heavy rainfall is expected for today through Sunday from a stalled cold front and the remnants of tropical storm Gordon. The rain could lead to localized flash flooding, flooding of roads in low lying or poor drainage areas, and flooding along local rivers and streams.