Rounds of heavy rain will begin to move into the area later tonight, leading to the increased potential for flooding. A Flood Watch is in effect for the entire area from now through Thursday and a Winter Storm Warning goes into effect tomorrow. As we head into Wednesday, temperatures will drop and transition our rain to sleet and eventually to snow. Most of the area could see several inches of snow and sleet before it's all said and done. Keep it locked right here for updates.
Fish and Wildlife officials believe a bear that was hit by a vehicle on a busy roadway may have survived.
The accident happened Wednesday on Highway 15 near the Christopher community of Perry County.
Officers spent a couple of hours looking for the bear, but did not find anything.