4 inches and counting - on an ark
As the Hubbard County region closes in on 4 inches of recent rain, no reports have yet emerged of road problems.
The area remains under a hazardous weather outlook.
The Enterprise Facebook page is full of stories of lightning strikes of area houses, hail damage, ruined gardens and rushing water, but no official damage reports were available Wednesday morning. The Park Rapids Municipal Airport logged nearly 4 inches of rain in the last 48 hours, according to the National Weather Service out of Grand Forks.
Here is the extended outlook, which includes more rain:
Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 67. North northwest wind between 7 and 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West northwest wind between 6 and 8 mph.
Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind between 8 and 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind between 10 and 13 mph becoming calm.
Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind between 3 and 9 mph.
Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 77.