Flash flooding watches issued

(KNOE 8 WEATHER) - A tricky morning commute is likely as rainfall continues to fall across the viewing area. Rain will fall throughout the day with the heaviest rain falling tonight and early Saturday morning. It is likely that 3-5" of rain will occur within that two day period.

The other story will be the increasing wind speeds on Saturday as that area of low pressure strengthens. Winds will blow from the north at 15-25 mph on Saturday and weaken to 10-15 mph on Sunday.