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Flash Flood Watch Issued For Houston Through Tuesday Evening

Houston is going to experience some more rain that could last through Thursday


Get ready for a wet Tuesday.

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for the Houston area until 7 o'clock this evening.

Forecasters say to expect waves of showers and thunderstorms throughout the day with widespread rainfall amounts of 1-3 inches. Localized higher amounts of 4-6 inches are possible as well.

"The main thing we ask today is for people to pay attention to weather esp. If you're driving and experience these bands of heavy rainfall- to exercise caution and don't drive into areas of high water locations," said Jeff Lindner, Meteorologist with the Harris County Flood Control District.

Scattered rain could even stick around through tomorrow and Thursday.