Heavy rains likely Tuesday & Wednesday

Aug 30, 2021

Credit National Weather Service

Hurricane Ida will likely bring some heavy rainfall to the Commonwealth this week.

The National Weather Service in Jackson has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the area.  

Christopher Fisher is the Lead Forecaster there.  He says the most significant precipitation will occur Tuesday and Wednesday.

Fisher says this will mostly be a rainfall event, but some gusty winds are possible.  He also advises drivers to avoid water covered roads.