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.
Students at Arlie Boggs Elementary will soon enjoy a new wetland classroom thanks to a grant from the PRIDE organization.
The new addition will be an outdoor classroom and allow students the opportunity for hands on learning.
Officials say this will teach kids the importance of protecting the environment.
School officials say they plan to incorporate the wetland into all of their departments including language arts, science, math and history.