SPOKANE, Wash. -- The rain is back!

A mix of rain and snow is expected for north-central Washington on Wednesday.

Heavy rain is expected through Friday.

Spokane and Coeur d'Alene will receive heavy rain over the next 48 hours.

The sun says goodbye as rain makes its way back into the forecast. 

A flood watch goes into effect Wednesday for northeast Washington and north Idaho. There is also a flood warning for the steep terrain of central and north-central Washington.

A flood watch goes into effect Wednesday morning 

By Thursday afternoon, rain totals could be anywhere from 0.75" to almost 2.00". Heavy rain is likely both Wednesday and Thursday.

There is a chance of showers Friday afternoon, but the weather should dry out for Easter weekend.