Rain expected overnight, flash floods possible

Rain expected overnight, flash floods possible

PINE BELT, Miss. (WDAM) - A Flash Flood Watch will be posted at 7 p.m. Friday night and last until 7 a.m. Saturday morning for much of the Pine Belt.

During that time, 2-4 inches of rain are possible. Since the ground is already saturated from recent, rains any additional rain could cause localized flooding problems.

The system will move to the east of the viewing area by Saturday afternoon with only a few lingering showers in its wake.

Sunday promises to be a much nicer day with partly cloudy skies with highs in the lower 70s and lows in the upper 40s by Monday morning.

Monday afternoon promises to be sunny with highs in the lower 70s and lows in the upper 40s to lower 50s.

Mostly clear skies are expected on Tuesday with highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 40s.

Wednesday looks sunny with highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 40s.

It will be sunny on Thursday with highs in the lower 70s.

There is a slight chance for a stray shower on Friday with highs in the 70s and lows in the 50s.

A 40% chance for rain is forecast for Saturday before drier air moves back into the weather picture for Sunday and Monday.

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