With Ida continuing to wreak destruction in the south, northern states are already starting to prepare for impacts of the storm later in the week.

In a Hazardous Weather Outlook, the National Weather Service in Binghamton says the remnants of Hurricane Ida will move through the Middle Atlantic States Wednesday, September 1, bringing a round of heavy rain with it.

WNBF News/Roger Neel Photo

Forecasters say it appears at this time, there could be a period of moderate to heavy rain hitting the Twin tiers, but the track of Ida remains uncertain.

There is a Flash Flood Watch in place for the southern part of Wayne County, Pennsylvania and other areas of Central, Southern and Western Pennsylvania generally from 8 a.m. September 1 to 8 a.m. September 2.

Get our free mobile app

The National Weather Service warns if the very heavy rainfall does develop this far north, then flash flooding and even river flooding could be a concern..

People who live and work in flood prone areas and along main stem rivers should continue to monitor what is going on with Ida as it moves north August into late August 31.

LOOK: The most expensive weather and climate disasters in recent decades

Stacker ranked the most expensive climate disasters by the billions since 1980 by the total cost of all damages, adjusted for inflation, based on 2021 data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The list starts with Hurricane Sally, which caused $7.3 billion in damages in 2020, and ends with a devastating 2005 hurricane that caused $170 billion in damage and killed at least 1,833 people. Keep reading to discover the 50 of the most expensive climate disasters in recent decades in the U.S.

KEEP READING: What to do after a tornado strikes