At around 4:30 Monday morning, Environment Canada issued a rainfall warning.

Heavy rain is expected tonight and Tuesday. Rain will begin this afternoon and continue through Tuesday night. Widespread rainfall totals of 50 to 70 mm are likely. Locally higher amounts of 80 mm or more are possible.

Rain will taper off on Wednesday.

Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible.

Watch for possible washouts near rivers, creeks and culverts.

For the latest weather forecasts click here