Updated at 6:43 p.m. Heavy rain was reported in Texas County on Monday amid weather bulletins issued by the National Weather Service.
More rain is on the way.
The county remains under a severe thunderstorm watch until 8 p.m. It is under a flash flood watch from 7 o’clock this evening through Tuesday morning.
The weather service said runoff from this excessive rainfall will cause flash flooding to occur. Creeks, streams and low-water crossings will be especially susceptible to the dangers of flash flooding, it said.