First Alert Weather Day: Heavy Rain and Flood Concerns

First Alert Weather Day: Heavy Rain and Flooding concerns

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Sunday is a First Alert Weather Day! A strong area of low pressure will deliver rain and gusty winds to the Tri-State this afternoon through the overnight.

A FLOOD WATCH is in effect until 5 a.m. Monday. One to three inches of rainfall is expected by late Monday morning.

Occasional showers are expected throughout the day. The rain will be heavy at times and a few isolated thunderstorms are possible.

Flooding is expected especially in low-lying and poor drainage areas. The heaviest rain will be near the Ohio River. Windy conditions will settle in by this evening with gusts as high as 40 mph.

Temperatures will cool into the 40s Monday afternoon. Cloudy skies and the possibility of a sprinkle/flurry will be possible as temperatures drop.

Dry weather will settle in for New Year’s Eve and to kick off 2020. There is a chance of wet weather Thursday. Temperatures will be mild heading toward the weekend.

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