Severe thunderstorm andflash flood warnings are ineffect forthe Coachella Valley and the surrounding areas, the National Weather Service said Tuesday afternoon.
A flash flood warning has been issued for Indio and other area including but not limited to Rancho Mirage, Palm Desert, and Coachella.
That warning goes into effect until4:30 PM Tuesday afternoon.
Asevere thunderstorm warning issued earlier Tuesday afternoon for the areas near Santa Rosa Mountain and portions of Highway 74 expired at 3:30 PM.
Forecasters said heavy rainfall overthe mountain will produce heavy runoff that could threaten valley cities.