Flash flood warning issued for two area counties

Flash flood warning issued for two area counties

A flash flood warning has been issued for eastern DeWitt County and northern Piatt County until 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

The National Weather Service said three inches of rain have already fallen in eastern DeWitt County, and more rain is expected.  This may cause flash flooding to occur in areas such as Monticello, DeLand, Weldon and White Heath.

You should take precuations if flooding occurs in your area.  Do not drive over a flooded roadway.  Secure your outdoor items so they're not swept away.

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