More than two inches of rain has caused
flooding around the area. Case in point, these
yards in East Enterprise, Indiana.
provided by Paula Washnock
Update posted at 10:23 a.m.:
The National Weather Service has extended the Flash Flood Warning for Dearborn, Ohio, Ripley and Switzerland counties in Indiana; and Carroll and southwestern Gallatin counties in Kentucky until 12:00 p.m. Tuesday.
A regular Flood Warning expired at 9:15 a.m.
Original story posted at 6:56 a.m.
(Lawrenceburg, Ind.) – Nonstop rain overnight has led to flood warning for most of the tri-state Tuesday morning.
The National Weather Service says storms dropped one to two inches of rain on the area between 3:00 and 6:00 a.m. Another one to 1.5 inches are possible through the rest of the morning.
Under a flood warning until 9:15 a.m. are Dearborn, Ohio, Ripley and Switzerland counties in southeast Indiana; Boone, Carroll, Gallatin and northwestern Grant counties in northern Kentucky; and western Hamilton County, Ohio.
A flash flood warning is in effect for Dearborn, Ohio, Ripley and Switzerland counties in Indiana; and Carroll and southwestern Gallatin counties in Kentucky until 10:00 a.m.
The runoff from the downpours will cause minor flooding in some areas.
Motorists reported ponding on many roads, including the on-ramp from eastbound U.S. 50 to Interstate 275 in Greendale.
The squall line also caused a handful of power outages. Duke Energy reported 38 outages in Boone County and 407 in Hamilton County at 6:30 a.m.
The weather service forecast calls for more storms through Wednesday morning.