CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A Flood Warning is in effect for the counties of Mecklenburg, Union and Cabarrus through 4:30 p.m. Monday. Two to three inches of rain have fallen over the past 24 hours and an additional 2-3 inches is likely over the next 12 to 24 hours.
In addition, a Flood Watch has been issued for many parts of our viewing area.
The counties of Cabarrus, Ashe, Watauga, Stanly, Anson, Richmond, Mecklenburg, Gaston and Caldwell in North Carolina remain under a Flood Watch until Monday at 8 p.m. The counties of York and Chester in South Carolina have also just been placed under a Flood Watch until 8 p.m. Monday evening.
WBTV's Chris Larson said the Charlotte-area could receive more than three inches of rain through Monday evening.
WBTV has issued a First Alert Day for Sunday, with rain possible at any point during the day.
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