Update 2:15 p.m.  According to information released by MoDOT, Route UU has now reopened. 

MoDOT officials have announced the closure of Route UU in Carroll County Thursday afternoon due to water over the roadway from flooding at Big Creek.  The closing is four miles east of Highway 65.

With heavy rainfall expected over the next few days, motorists are encouraged to check the travelers information map at MoDOT’s website for the latest information.