Although heavy rainfall over the area diminished in the metro Atlanta area Tuesday night, the threat for flash flooding continues.

Some three to five inches fell in some areas on Tuesday.

A Flash Flood Watch remains in effect for the following counties until 10 a.m. Wednesday:

Baldwin, Barrow, Butts, Carroll, Clarke, Clayton, Cobb, Coweta, De Kalb, Douglas, Fayette, Greene, Gwinnett, Hancock, Haralson, Harris, Heard, Henry, Jackson, Jasper, Jones, Lamar, Madison, Meriwether, Monroe, Morgan, Newton, North Fulton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Paulding, Pike, Putnam, Rockdale, South Fulton, Spalding, Talbot, Taliaferro, Troup, Upson, Walton, Warren, Wilkes