Heavy rain will continue to fall across the mountains. Flood Warnings are already out for most of the area through later this afternoon. A Flood Watch continues for everyone through tomorrow night. A Winter Storm Warning goes into effect later today for most of the area. The rain will start to transition to freezing rain/sleet and snow by later this evening, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. Keep it locked to WYMT for updates.
Emergency managers are talking to people in tornado-damaged communities about the importance of being storm-ready.
FEMA workers in Laurel County say they've talked to hundreds of people about being prepared the next time the weather turns dangerous.
FEMA is also encouraging people to build storm shelter rooms.
Officials say those rooms can be built onto an existing house but not onto a mobile home.