Heavy rain could cause flooding Wednesday

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NEW YORK -

A soaking wet rainy day is in the forecast Wednesday with the potential for flooding roadways.

The National Weather Service issued a flood advisory for all of the five boroughs as heavy downpours move into the city.

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Minor flooding on streets and roadways is possible.

Rainfall rates could total close to an inch and cause flooding.

Rain showers will begin mainly after 7 a.m. with a temperature around 77 degrees.

Showers are also expected overnight Wednesday.

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