LITTLE ROCK, AR - The National Weather Service (NWS) says the rain across the state this morning will weaken by mid day with a lull in the precipitation expected for much of Tuesday afternoon.
The NWS says the next round of heavy rain will impact the state on Wednesday when another 2 inches of rain will fall on already saturated ground.
As a result, the flash flood watch has been expanded to cover much of the state and continues through Wednesday evening.
Copyright 2014 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.