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May 31 2013

Galesburg, Illinois Flash Flood (Video)

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Before the thunderstorm started Tuesday afternoon — which resulted in a flash flood designation for the area — Galesburg was two inches from the 20.36-inch record set in 2009, coming in at 18.3 inches, said state climatologist Jim Angel. But a torrential downpour beginning around 6 p.m. Tuesday resulted in almost 3 inches of rain …

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