Flood warning in effect until 8 p.m.

Friday, July 25, 2008 | 9:16 a.m. CDT; updated 12:42 p.m. CDT, Friday, July 25, 2008

COLUMBIA — Flooding from the latest round of heavy rain had closed at least eight county roads and several state roads in Boone County by midday Friday. Rain had come to an end across the area by midday, but the National Weather Service said that flooding was expected to continue through the afternoon.