Forecasters say the
main threat through tonight will continue to be excessive rainfall, causing
flooding concerns through tonight. Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches
are possible, which could cause significant flash flooding and small stream
A Flood Warning
eastern Washington County – specifically for Duck Creek and the Little
Muskingum – has been extended until 7:45 p.m. today (Wed.)
After the weather
begins to improve tomorrow, the mainstem rivers will need to be monitored for
possible late week flooding.
In addition to flood
threats, the NWS says storms this afternoon and this evening will be capable of
producing winds of 60 to 70 miles per hour. Combined with saturated soils,
these winds could cause damage to trees and utility lines and poles.