Flash Flood Warning for Northern Summit County-TAKE APPROPRIATE PRECAUTIONS

The National Weather Service in Cleveland has issued a Flash Flood Warning for Cuyahoga County and Northern Summit County in northeastern Ohio, until 245 PM EDT.

At 10:48 AM EDT, Doppler radar and automated gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Two to three inches of rain have already fallen in the past 3 hours. Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly. HAZARD…Flash flooding caused by thunderstorms. SOURCE…Radar and automated gauges. IMPACT…Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage and low lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include… Cleveland, Parma, Strongsville, Westlake, North Royalton, Solon, Hudson, Twinsburg, Streetsboro, Warrensville Heights, Macedonia, Highland Hills, North Olmsted, Garfield Heights, Maple Heights, Parma Heights, Broadview Heights, Brook Park, Berea and Fairview Park. Additional rainfall amounts of up to an inch are possible in the warned area.