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
1128 PM EDT TUE JUL 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...
  WEST CENTRAL PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  SOUTH CENTRAL MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 230 AM EDT

* AT 1127 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY
  FALLEN. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ONE TO TWO INCHES ARE
  POSSIBLE. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT ARE EXPECTED TO EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BETHESDA...CORAL HILLS...HOWARD UNIVERSITY...FORT TOTTEN...
  GALLAUDET UNIVERSITY...NATIONALS PARK...RFK STADIUM...POTOMAC...
  NORTH BETHESDA...TAKOMA PARK...WALKER MILL...CHEVY CHASE...SOUTH
  KENSINGTON...SEAT PLEASANT...MARTIN`S ADDITIONS...NORTH CHEVY
  CHASE...FRIENDSHIP VILLAGE...ANACOSTIA...GEORGETOWN AND AMERICAN
  UNIVERSITY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3889 7689 3884 7699 3899 7717 3906 7712

$$

HTS


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