Rains Flood Area Streets

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Lansing (WILX) Steady rain has resulted in flooded streets in the 1300 block of South Pennsylvania in the city of Lansing.

That is near Potter Park Zoo.

Public Service crews are on the scene, but drivers should avoid the area.

According to WILX Chief Meteorologist Darrin Rockcole mid-Michigan picked up a half inch to inch of rain on Wednesday and an additional quarter of an inch of rain is expected today.

The area of low pressure that brought the steady rainfall into the area yesterday afternoon is now pulling off to the Northeast.

The steady rain will end this morning, but scattered showers are expected this afternoon through Saturday.