Bruce: Flash Flood Watch in effect through Thurs.; rain returns through most of the week

FORECAST: Tues., April 13 - Flash Flood Watch in effect until Thursday

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - Rounds of rain and storms are likely for most of the week. With several inches possible a flash flood watch will be in effect noon today through Thursday morning. Some of the storms could be strong to severe on Tuesday We start out the day dry but after lunch the rains set up and move in. . The greatest threats will be damaging winds and large hail.

Additional rain with the possibility of flooding will redevelop on Wednesday. It’s unclear how heavy the rain will be on Thursday and Friday but there could be some decent amounts on at least one of those days.

A drier trend appears likely by the weekend. Temperatures will be below normal all week with some spots staying in the 60s during the day as a strong April cold front moves in by late week.

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