butler wx

Heavy rains headed to Butler County with flash flooding possible

The forecasters said the heaviest rains are expected to start at 4 p.m., and a WCPO 9 First Warning Weather Alert Day will continue through 7 a.m. Thursday “due to heavy rain and flash flooding concerns in the Tri-State.”

“Temperatures start around 30 degrees with a cloudy sky,” according to WCPO. “Showers will move up from the south from 10 a.m. to noon, giving us widespread light rain at midday. Then showers will be steady as we get off work today as well with a high of 40. But the heaviest rain is set to arrive this evening, coming down quickly across the Ohio Valley.”

A Flash Flood Watch begins at 3 p.m. for most of the Tri-State today, said forecasters.

Thank you for reading the Journal-News and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Journal-News. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.