A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for our are today Friday August 18th from 2pm through this evening.

Heavy rains throughout the day may result in saturated ground and excessive runoff.

Rainfall of up to 1" is forecast statewide with locally higher amounts of 2" this afternoon and into this evening. Amounts over 2" may occur in isolated areas.

Localized flooding is possible in areas of heaviest persistent rainfall. Streams and creeks may rise rapidly and some significant roadway flooding is possible in low lying areas.

If you live or work in an area prone to flooding under the conditions described take the necessary action and precautions now in the event that flooding does occur and closely monitor weather conditions locally.

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