NWS?declares flood watch until Monday

The National Weather Service has declared a flood watch that includes Fulton, Montomery and Hamilton Counties, lasting from 7 p.m. Saturday through 7 a.m. Monday morning.

According to a NWS news release, 1 to 3 inches of rain will fall this weekend.

The rain, combined with increasing snow melt and run off, may cause flooding, the news release said.

Poor drainage areas and small streams are likely to flood first, the news release said.