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Heavy rain will bring messy morning commute

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Track weather 24/7 using KHQ'S HD Doppler Interactive 6i Radar Map: http://www.khq.com/category/161642/interactive-radar

Tuesday:
 Messy morning commute for most with heavy rain possible through Tuesday morning. Ponding of water on roadways possible through morning commute. Rain showers start to weaken and lessen as we head throughout the day, becoming just spotty showers by the afternoon.

There is also the threat of 1-3" of snow for areas ABOVE 2500 feet including, Wallace, Kellogg, Osburn, Mullan, Forth of July Pass, Dobson Pass, Look Out Pass.  Other areas that could be impacted are Plummer, Potlatch, Genesee, CDA, Tekoa, Grand Coulee, Wilbur, Cheney Davenport, Rockford. Spokane right now looks to be mainly a rain event. These areas remain under a
*Winter Weather Advisory* from 5am until Noon today. 

We are also under a
*Flood Advisory* through 2:30pm today for NE Washington, Metro area including, Ferry, Spokane, Stevens, Whitman, Lincoln, Latah & Benewah counties.  Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams. High: 49°

Tonight: Scattered showers expected overnight. 35°

Sat/Rad: A series of storms will make their way into the Pacific Northwest through out the week, bringing a variety of Spring weather from rain to thunderstorms and mountain snow. 

7-Day: Valley rain, mountain snow and a chance of thunderstorms expected through out the week with temps in the upper 40's and low 50's. SO FAR, Easter Sunday is looking nice! We'll keep updating as we get closer!

~Leslie

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