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Stanly under flash flood watch, warning today

Stanly County is under a flash flood watch until 7 p.m. and a flash flood warning until 3 p.m. Thursday.

Showers and a thunderstorm is possible before 2 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. Showers are likely to continue after that, with a high near 72.

Wind gusts could reach as high as 20 mph and new rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches are possible.