Localized flooding from Paradise Creek in Moscow

There is localized flooding today in Moscow with Paradise Creek in flood stage.  The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for the creek through town.  Paradise Creek has reached flood stage at over 9 feet.  Forecasters expect the flooding to continue through tonight with an additional third to a half an inch of rain expected this afternoon.  City of Moscow Public Works crews have been busy all morning sandbagging vulnerable areas.