Flash Flooding Possible Tonight
A cold front will move through the area tonight and into Thursday morning.
Overall rainfall is expected to be 1 to 2 inches across the watch area. Due to very saturated soil conditions and areal flooding still ongoing, flash flooding will be possible once again.
Any heavy rainfall amounts in a short period of time will greatly enhance the risk of flash flooding due to rapid water runoff.
The Flash Flood Watch continues for Cherokee, Calhoun and Etowah Counties through early Thursday Morning.
Heavy rainfall with showers and thunderstorms will move into the area Wednesday night through Thursday morning associated with a cold front.
An additional 1 to 2 inches of rainfall with isolated higher amounts are forecast, which may fall in a short period of time. Any heavy rainfall amounts in a short period of time will greatly enhance the risk of flash flooding due to already saturated soil conditions and rapid water runoff.