The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for Lancaster County and almost two dozen other counties in southcentral Pennsylvania.
The National Weather Service in Indianapolis has also issued a flood warning for Howard and Tipton counties until 11:15 a.m. Friday.
Heavy rain is expected Friday night into Saturday morning, with between 1 and 3 inches of rain possible.
The Meteorological Service says it will continue to monitor the situation. "However, the storms will be much more scattered than the widespread rainfall overnight and this morning".
"Streams are already elevated from earlier rain, so the heavy rain will cause flooding of small streams and urban areas", forecasters said.
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The aim is to "put an immediate end to the violence" and "provide the conditions for the safe, voluntary return of refugees". Azaz lies on a key opposition supply route and is a hub for fighters and opposition activists.
South of the Kansas City area, the Marais des Cygnes River was flooding near Trading Post, Kansas, according to the hydrology charts.
Get used to heavy rain, gusty winds and chilly temperatures for the next few days. Highs on Saturday will be in the 60s before falling into the 40s at night, when most of the precipitation will diminish.
Mostly sunny on Tuesday...perhaps becoming partly cloudy by late afternoon.
Severe weather threat: Enhanced risk of severe thunderstorms in New Orleans, with the greatest threats being tornadoes, damaging winds and large hail.
Sunday: Sunny skies with a high near 76 with clear conditions in the evening and a low around 53.