The National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill has issued a flood warning for Chariton, Randolph, Linn, Howard, Saline, Macon and Cooper counties until 8:45 p.m. today (Tuesday). Up to one-and-a-half inches of rain has already fallen under the
heaviest downpours. Rainfall totals by early afternoon are expected to be from 2 to 3 inches with isolated higher amounts