Storms More About the Rain for Our Area

CANTON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – Ohio’s weather Tuesday may have been more about rain than tornadoes, but there’s still cleanup to be done in some locations.

Carroll and Tuscarawas Counties were under Tornado Watches for a time.

1.77 inches of rain fell at the Akron Canton Airport on Tuesday, and there was more on Wednesday.

National Weather Service crews will be out checking storm damage.

There’s word of likely tornadic damage in far southern Ohio between Cincinnati and Portsmouth in Brown and Adams Counties.

There’s a Flood Warning in effect for Carroll County until 3:45 Tuesday afternoon.

One report has 4.75 inches of rain falling near Leesville.

That report is tops in the Pittsburgh weather office’s coverage area.

The Carrollton Exempted Village Schools and the county Board of DD were closed on Wednesday.

Tuscarawas County is under a Flood Warning until 10:45 a.m.

And there’s a Flood Warning for the Nimishillen Creek in Canton Township with minor flooding forecast.

The creek is set to just surpass the 10-foot flood stage.