A Stalled Storm Will Drench The Carolinas This Week

Flash flood watches are in effect across much of the southern Appalachians and the Piedmont in anticipation of heavy rain that could overwhelm local waterways and sewerage systems. The latest forecast from the Weather Prediction Center calls for several inches of rain from southwestern Virginia to upstate South Carolina, with the bulk of the heavy rain focused on North Carolina. The heaviest rain will fall on Wednesday and Thursday.