HOLT, Fla., June 6, 2019—Numerous-to-widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue to develop across the area tonight.
Some storms will be capable of producing very heavy rainfall within a short period of time, especially along the western Florida panhandle, where a flash flood watch is in effect through tonight, according to the National Weather Service.
Isolated severe storms will be possible through early this evening. Damaging winds and a brief tornado will be possible.
This weather pattern will continue Friday through the weekend.
Several rounds of heavy rainfall will be possible through Sunday and storm total rainfall amounts of 3-to-5 inches are forecast.
A few of the stronger storms will also be capable of producing brief strong wind gusts and frequent lightning strikes.
Last night, 3-to-6 inches of rain fell across the forecast area. A local Holt rain gauge registered nearly 2 inches by 9 a.m. with another 3 inches by 9 p.m.
A flash flood watch is in effect until 7 a.m. Friday.
National Weather Service forecast