Rain chances increase as we head into Wednesday morning with scattered showers and t-storms possible early in the day. Another round of widespread showers and t-storms will move in Wednesday night through early Thursday with moderate to heavy rain possible. Rain will taper off through the day Thursday.

Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are expected across mid-Missouri with locally higher amounts possible. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect from Wednesday afternoon through Thursday afternoon for the Lake of the Ozarks where 1-2 inches of rain has already fallen early Tuesday. Additional heavy rain could cause flash flooding to occur.