Projected rainfall for south Louisiana through the morning of July 4, 2018

Projected rainfall for south Louisiana through the morning of July 4, 2018.

Numerous showers and thunderstorms are forecast to drench south Louisiana on Tuesday, potentially dumping a couple of inches of rain and prompting street flooding in flood-prone areas.

According to the National Weather Service, an area of low pressure will move into and across south Louisiana on Tuesday. General rainfall amounts of 1-3 inches with isolated higher amounts are possible.

The NWS hasn't ruled out issuing a flood watch.

A 60 percent chance of rain persists into the Fourth of July holiday on Wednesday.

And the wet pattern continues through the weekend with rain chances around 60 percent.

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