Heavy rain is beginning to fall across much of the area, leading to some localized flooding in several counties. 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.
The U.S. Postal Service expects to deliver 16.5 billion cards, letters and packages between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day.
The service has a few mail-by dates to make sure that gifts arrive on time for Christmas Day.
Here are those deadlines:
December 10: To reach Military members serving overseas
December 15: Parcel Post
December 20: First Class Mail
December 21: Priority Mail