A high wind warning expected for this evening was canceled by the National Weather Service.
Heavy rain is still expected this evening, with three-quarters of an inch forecast to fall in Minden tonight.
That rain is forecast to turn to snow by 4 a.m. though accumulation of less than half an inch is expected.
The wind will continue to blow 15-25 mph, gusting to 40 mph through 9 p.m. Even though it will slow down some, it is expected to continue blowing until Saturday night.
Once the storm arrives, a flash flood watch has been issued for areas affected by …