LANCASTER – Rain from Tropical Storm Ida will impact our region according to meteorologist Joe Lundberg. The rain will begin tonight and become heavy at times tomorrow morning. A pounding rain will soak the area throughout the day tomorrow into tomorrow night before exiting on Thursday. Joe says when all is said and done, at least 2-4 inches of rain will fall, with locally up to six inches of rain which will lead to widespread flooding across the region. A flash food watch is in effect from 8 a.m. tomorrow through 8 a.m. Thursday.