BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A flash flood watch for Baltimore and the surrounding counties is in effect through 6 a.m. Tuesday.

The flash flood watch is in effect  for the following counties: Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Frederick, Harford, Howard, Montgomery, Prince George’s; and Baltimore city.

READ MORE: Maryland Weather: A Brief Thaw Wednesday Before Snow Moves In

Showers and thunderstorms will continue through the night. Some of these storms will contain torrential rainfall that may lead to flash flooding. Up to 3 inches of rain has already fallen in some areas.

READ MORE: Ovechkin Scores 27th Goal, Capitals Beat Jets In Overtime

Stay with WJZ-TV and your FIRST WARNING WEATHER team for the latest. Download our weather app.

MORE NEWS: Michigan Gets First Win In A Month, Slams Maryland 83-64