Rain is forecast through Wednesday, with the heaviest Tuesday and Flash Flood potential to the west.

Various amounts of rain are in the Allegany County forecast through Wednesday, with the greatest totals on Tuesday, according to the US National Weather Service Buffalo NY.

Its map of current projections through Tuesday night accompany this story, with the higher amounts of rain being along the western and northwestern portions of the county. Areas in orange to the west are under a Flood Watch.

Further information is available at www.weather.gov/buf for the NWS Buffalo forecast region, www.weather.gov/bgm for Steuben and counties to the east, and www.weather.gov/ctp for adjoining Pennsylvania counties.

Local weather forecasts are accessible through the Search feature in the upper left corner of most NWS pages, with Hourly Weather Forecasts, which project event timing throughout the day, found on the lower right side of local pages.

Progression of storms can be tracked interactively via a zoomable NWS Doppler radar site at https://bit.ly/3xyTULH.

Previews of weather components over the next seven days are available at https://bit.ly/3CUmLMq, with Steuben County east at https://bit.ly/312qR7E, and Pennsylvania counties to the south at https://bit.ly/3rcTH0o.

For information on Hurricane Ian which currently is heading toward Florida, check out the National Hurricane Center website at https://bit.ly/3xLNO9R. Future potential impacts on our area are unknown at this time.
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