More rain, more flooding forecast for Fairfax

More rain, more flooding forecast for Fairfax

Heavy downpour and urban flooding are possible this weekend in MA, according to the National Weather Service longterm forecast. More than 1.75 inches of rain fell between 7 a.m. Sunday until 7 a.m. Monday, according to the National Weather Service.

Showers and storms overnight could produce damaging winds and hail and will linger into the Tuesday morning commute. Lowland and agricultural land throughout the county also experienced flooding.

Over in northern Idaho, Lake Pend Oreille (pawn'-duh-ray) is expected to reach flood stage on Thursday. The river is forecast to crest at 14.2 feet late Wednesday.

At 10 a.m., Wednesday, the stage was 8.9 feet and rising.

More rain, more flooding forecast for Fairfax
More rain, more flooding forecast for Fairfax

Periods of heavy rain could result in flooding of small rivers and streams starting Thursday afternoon, continuing through Friday night, said NWS.

Ponding of water is possible in low lying areas like ditches, culverts and fields.

Minor flooding is occurring on the Similkameen River near Nighthawk, and major flooding is forecast for later in the week. They said up to 70 homes in that area were unreachable as a result to flooded roads.

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