Flood warnings are out for the region. The Ministry of Natural Resources has issued flood warnings for the South River and the Pickerel River which is a secondary arm of the French River. Also the North Bay-Mattawa Conservation Authority now has Chippewa Creek under a flood warning. And flood watches are in effect for the La Vase River, Parks Creek, Duchesnay Creek, Wasi River and the Mattawa River. Police say people should avoid walking near flooding watersheds and pet owners should also keep their dogs away from these areas.