Radar: Heavy Rain, Flooding Persists for the Southeast

July 06, 2013; 10:53 AM
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Showers and thunderstorms persist, again slamming the Southeast from the Florida Panhandle to Alabama, Tennessee and even up into central Ohio, inducing new risks of flash flooding. The thunderstorms moving through these areas have the capacity produce winds up to 40 mph.

Some of these areas have already experienced major flash flooding. In the last 30 hours Panama City Beach reported a total of 8.62 inches of rain.

Numerous cities have also experienced various road and highway closings as a result of flash flooding and heavy downpours. In Santa Rosa, Fla., major highways have been closed and in Columbus, Miss., more than 40 roads have been closed.

Major cities at risk include, Atlanta, Nashville, Mobile, Louisville, Pensacola and Tallahassee, Fla.

Track the storms using the radar images below or zoom to your hometown on the Interactive Radar.

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