UNDATED -- A Flash Flood Watch is in effect from 1:00 p.m. Tuesday through 7:00 a.m. Tuesday for southeast Minnesota and west-central Wisconsin.

The watch has been expanded westward and now includes the Twin Cities.

Heavy rain is expected with localized amounts up to 4 inches or more possible within the Flash Flood Watch.

Showers and thunderstorms will overspread the area Tuesday afternoon and continue into Wednesday.

Cooler and dry weather will follow the rain.

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