Flood watch in effect for most of Tri-State

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Heavy rain is in the forecast beginning Thursday morning and falling occasionally into Friday morning. Small streams will rise and some could rise quickly as heavy rain moves across the FOX19 viewing area all day.

A FLOOD WATCH goes into effect this morning at 7:00 a.m. for all Northern Kentucky and the following counties in Ohio: Clermont, Brown, Highland and Adams. No Indiana counties are included.

In addition the Ohio River is expected to close in on Flood Stage by Sunday. Here are the latest Ohio River forecasts:

  • MARKLAND Wednesday Evening 30.6'' ***RISING*** TO 45.7' BY SUNDAY. (FLOOD STAGE = 51')
  • CINCINNATI Wednesday Evening 36.8'***RISING*** TO 50.9' BY SUNDAY. (FLOOD STAGE = 52')
  • MELDAHL Wednesday Evening 32.4'' ***RISING*** TO 48.3' BY SUNDAY. (FLOOD STAGE = 51')
  • MAYSVILLE Wednesday Evening 37.4'***RISING TO*** 48.0' THURSDAY. (FLOOD STAGE = 50')

More information will be available on the Fox19 Morning News, FOX19.com and on the Storm tracker Weather App for your iPhone or Android device.

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