Flash Flood Watch In Effect

flash flood watchCHARLOTTE, NC — Flash Flood Watch for the Piedmont to the Mountains through Friday at 8am.

After heavy rain and flooding Wednesday, more rain is in the forecast today through the weekend. Statesville was hit hard with about 7.68″ in less than 6 hours Wednesday.

With slow moving storms, and southerly moisture in the Carolinas, there is an additional 1-3″ of widespread rainfall possible through tonight. Isolated areas could see 5″ plus.

There is a chance for flooding from the Piedmont to the Mountains.

Be especially cautious if you live or commute by a stream or creek. We will have your updated forecast on WCCB News Rising until 9, and again on WCCB News at 10.