AccuWeather Alert: Heavy rain for Wednesday

NEW YORK (WABC) -- Showers will begin by midday Wednesday and the rain will intensify as the day goes on, with the heaviest downpours expected in the late afternoon and evening.

There could be 1 - 3 inches of rainfall, with street and stream flooding likely.

Here is the 7-day forecast for the Tri-State area:

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AccuWeather Alert for drenching rain with a high of 68.

Gusty and cooler with a high of 59.

Breezy beauty with a high of 60.

Classic October with a high of 64.

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Sam Champion has the latest AccuWeather forecast.

Sunny with a high of 70.

Possible showers with a high of 68.

Breezy and clearing with a high of 70.

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Here's a look at the 7 Day AccuWeather forecast

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