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Flood Warning for Bradford, Baker and Union County until Thursday morning

Flood Warning
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A Flood Warning has bee issued for Baker, Bradford and Union County until 2 a.m. Thursday morning. Radar estimates show that some locations have seen 5-7 inches of rainfall give or take. This can cause some significant localized flooding. Please do not drive through flooded roadways.

Big picture, with a front to our north and southwesterly flow in place we’ll stay well stocked in water and the threat for heavy rainfall continues. Widespread showers and thunderstorms are expected with the best chances during the afternoon heating hours.

Overnight lows will drop into the mid 70s.

Thursday will start off damp with patchy fog and areas of rain scattered showers. Another round of thunderstorms are likely during the day with daytime highs in the 80s. Wind W/SW 5-15 mph.

Thursday night is expected to be slightly drier as the front moves away from the area with only isolated to widely scattered precipitation possible.

Cloudy skies will keep highs below normal, morning lows near seasonal.

Looking ahead: Friday through the weekend, another front will move towards the eastern US Friday and Saturday then move off the US East Coast on Sunday. The front will slip into the southeast with enhanced storm chances Friday and Saturday, numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected both days. The front will gradually dissipate Sunday as high pressure builds to the east over the Atlantic resulting in a more typical summer precipitation pattern Sunday.

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Danielle forecasts the weather on the weekends and reports on climate, environment and other issues during the week