Weekend Washout: Flooding possible in Middle Tennessee

(Graphic: WKRN)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Wet and wild weather is expected this weekend that could result in areas of flooding.

Two systems are working together and should team up to produce widespread downpours beginning overnight tonight.

Rain will begin early Saturday with waves of torrential rain through Sunday afternoon. Overall totals range from 1 to 3 inches, with isolated spots of 4 inches of rain.

(Graphic: WKRN)

There could also be thunderstorms. Please be alert if you live near a river or stream as all this rain could cause them to swell.

As a reminder, if you come across a road completely submerged in water, turn around and take an alternative route. You never know how deep the water really is.

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