Pam Pietrycha a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Pleasant Hill says this area is set to get hit with another round of significant rain beginning late Monday night, with the majority taking Tuesday. This is the result of now former Tropical Storm Cristobal.

Having a tropical system impact central and northern Missouri is not unusual.

This rain comes on the heels of some areas receiving more than five inches of rain last week.

A flash flood watch is in effect for our area from late Monday night until Tuesday at 7pm.