Friday Night: Risk for flooding this weekend; Periods of heavy rain

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FLASH FLOOD WATCH [Early Saturday – Late Sunday]: An additional 2-4″ of rain is possible with some local higher amounts.

Tonight – Early thunderstorms. Cloudy and muggy. Lows near 71.

Tomorrow – Rounds of heavy rain. Potential street flooding. Highs near 78.

Extended – The risk for flash flooding climbs as we enter the weekend. We’ll see widespread rain with some heavy pockets for Saturday and Sunday. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect from early Saturday until late Sunday. An additional 2-4″ of rain is possible with some local higher amounts. The threat for rain remains elevated as we enter the new work week. Shower and storms are likely through Wednesday. A slightly drier pattern slides in by Thursday. Daytime highs will bounce back into the upper 80s. Heat indices will climb above 90°. Expect a steamy, summer-like pattern by Friday.

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