FENTON, MO (KTVI)-There is major flooding near Meramec Station and Smizer Mill Road in Fenton. Police are on the scene diverting traffic around the standing water.
These flooded roadways are stranding drivers in the Valley Park area as well.
Some areas in Fenton, Warren County and parts of St. Charles and Franklin County, have seen 2 to 3 inches of rain.
Although the rain threat is expected to continue, a bit of a break is expected later this morning.
Flash flooding will be an issue over the next several hours, and possibly several days.
Motorists are advised to use alternate routes.