A flood watch has been issued

Last updated by Devontae Jackson

Flood Watch Goes Into Effect Wednesday at 8 pm

The National Weather Service in Wilmington, OH has issued a flood watch for Butler, Champaign, Clark, Clinton, Greene, Montgomery, Preble, Union, and Warren counties. The NWS in Wilmington, OH says “…A PROLONGED PERIOD OF RAINFALL EXPECTED…
.Showers will develop along a cold front on Wednesday. This front
will stall out over the region on Wednesday night and Thursday,
with persistent chances for rain occurring through Thursday
night. With several inches of rain possible, some flooding may
occur.
…FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY EVENING THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING…
The Flood Watch continues for
* Portions of Indiana, Kentucky, and Ohio, including the
following areas, in Indiana, Dearborn, Franklin IN, Ohio,
Ripley, Switzerland, and Union IN. In Kentucky, Boone,
Bracken, Campbell, Carroll, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, Lewis,
Mason, Owen, Pendleton, and Robertson. In Ohio, Adams, Brown,
Butler, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Delaware,
Fairfield, Fayette OH, Franklin OH, Greene, Hamilton,
Highland, Hocking, Licking, Madison, Montgomery, Pickaway,
Pike, Preble, Ross, Scioto, Union OH, and Warren.
* From Wednesday evening through Friday morning
* Multiple rounds of rain are expected Wednesday night into
Thursday night. The rain will be heavy at times. Total
rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches are expected, with locally
higher amounts possible, especially near the I-71 corridor.
* Flooding of flood-prone or low-lying areas will be possible.
Rises on area creeks, streams, and rivers are expected.”

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Author: Devontae Jackson

Hello everyone, I am the founder and lead weather forecaster for The Greater Dayton Weather Post! I am a learning meteorologist, weather enthusiast, and weather photographer!

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