The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch which will be in effect from 7 PM this evening through Saturday Morning for

flash flooding and flooding of creeks and rivers and flooding of low lying area of Pottawatomie County and surrounding counties.

3 to 5 inches of rain are expected by Saturday morning with higher amounts possible in some locations.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on

current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible

Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be

prepared to take action should flooding develop.