The National Weather Service has issued a flood watch for Erath County.  

“Multiple rounds of moderate to heavy rainfall are expected today through late Wednesday,” the statements reads. “A flood watch has been expanded west and is in effect for areas along and east of a line from Gainesville to Stephenville to Gatesville.”

The flood watch also includes Cooke, Coryell, Hamilton, Hood, Palo Pinto, Parker, Somervell and Wise counties.

Rainfall is expected to reach totals of two to four inches with localized areas receiving as much as six inches.

Flooding is expected in low lying areas, creeks and rivers.