Flood Watch in effect from Friday afternoon through Saturday afternoon
More rain will be headed back into northern Ohio starting late tonight. This rain is ahead of a warm front that will push north across ohio Friday night followed by a weak cold front Saturday morning. rainfall amounts in the watch area will range from an inch to locally around an inch and a half. The ground is saturated from the recent rains and most rivers and streams are running high and a few are in flood.
Flooding of fields, some roads, streams, creeks and rivers are possible. People in the watch area need to be alert to the possibility of some minor flooding to develop on Friday.
A flood watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts. You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take action should flooding develop. Stay tuned to weather radio for further details or updates.
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