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Remnants of Tropical Storm Fred prompt Flash Flood Watch for parts of Northeast Ohio

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Posted at 5:01 AM, Aug 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-18 05:09:58-04

CLEVELAND — The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch Holmes, Stark and Trumbull counties for Wednesday as remnants of rainfall from Tropical Storm Fred is expected to impact the area through the afternoon.

The watch is in effect from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. Wednesday.

Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible. Rainfall could be moderate at times.

Heavy rainfall on an already saturated area could increase the threat of flash flooding.

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