A FLASH FLOOD WATCH is in effect for Lee county through 5am Saturday. A few areas of rain and thunderstorms could still be possible through the overnight hours. While most of this should remain below severe levels, a few storms (if they can redevelop) could brings gusty winds, heavy rain, thunder, & lightning. Overall threat is diminishing through 3am.
A stamp from the Postal Service honoring the Amber Alert system is available nationwide today.
The alert system is used to find missing children by notifying surrounding communities within the first few hours of the crime.
It was created in 1996 after the kidnapping and killing of nine-year-old Amber Hagerman in Arlington, Texas.
The Postal Service will unveil the stamp at a ceremony in Washington today, which is National Missing Children's Day. A second ceremony will be held in Arlington.
The stamp depicts a mother and child embracing.
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