Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
555 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  SOUTHEASTERN LOUDOUN COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  CITY OF FAIRFAX IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...
  NORTHWESTERN FAIRFAX COUNTY IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 552 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  VERY HEAVY RAIN CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING. ADDITIONAL
  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF AROUND TO 2 INCHES CAN BE EXPECTED.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT ARE AFFECTED BY THE HEAVY RAIN INCLUDE
  ARCOLA...ASHBURN...CENTREVILLE...CHANTILLY...COUNTRYSIDE...DULLES
  INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT...FAIRFAX...GREAT FALLS...HERNDON...MCLEAN...
  MERRIFIELD...OAKTON...RESTON...TYSONS CORNER...VIENNA...WOLF
  TRAP...ASPEN HILL...BETHESDA...POTOMAC...ROCKVILLE...THE AMERICAN
  LEGION BRIDGE...BRAMBLETON...BROADLANDS...LOWES ISLAND...MANTUA...
  PIMMIT HILLS AND SOUTH RIDING.

MOST FLASH FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR
VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD. FLOODWATER USUALLY IS
DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. MAKE THE SMART CHOICE WHEN
FLOODED ROADS ARE ENCOUNTERED...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

LAT...LON 3904 7755 3910 7726 3909 7700 3879 7733
      3885 7754

$$

DH





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