Flood advisory in effect in Cuyahoga County as storms move through area

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Thunderstorms moving through Northeast Ohio had dropped up to 2 inches of rain in some areas Monday night, leading to a flood adv...

September 2, 2022
5:18 AM

CLEVELAND, Ohio — Thunderstorms moving through Northeast Ohio had dropped up to 2 inches of rain in some areas Monday night, leading to a flood advisory for Cuyahoga County. The National Weather Service says the advisory is in effect until midnight as more storms are expected. Forecasters warn that minor flooding is likely in low-lying and poor drainage areas. Ponding of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent, forecasters say. Another half-inch to 1.5 inches of rain could fall over the next few hours, resulting in minor flooding.

Cliff Pinckard