Friday night & Saturday heavy rain

Strong low pressure system bringing in more rain today. Hancock and Wyandot Counties have been issued an Areal Flood Watch until Midnight Sunday. Also the National Weather Service in Northern Indiana has issued a Flood Warning for the following rivers:

Auglaize River near Fort Jennings affecting Allen...Paulding and
Putnam Counties
Blanchard River at Ottawa affecting Putnam County
Saint Joseph River Ohio above Newville affecting Allen...De Kalb and
Defiance Counties
Tiffin River near Stryker affecting Defiance...Fulton and Williams

Heavy rain from Friday night into today will lead to flooding along area rivers. Minor flooding is forecasted with rivers rising Sunday into Monday.

Places that already received 1" of rain are expected to see an additional 1-2". Heavy rain expected to diminish around the area by 6 PM Saturday. Then a chance for rain/snow showers will continue until Midnight Sunday as much colder air moves in.

- Meteorologist Dan Zbozien