Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
855 PM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA DC-CARROLL MD-BALTIMORE MD-ANNE ARUNDEL MD-
PRINCE GEORGES MD-BALTIMORE CITY MD-FREDERICK MD-HARFORD MD-
MONTGOMERY MD-HOWARD MD-
855 PM EDT MON JUN 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN CARROLL COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  BALTIMORE COUNTY IN NORTHERN MARYLAND...
  NORTHERN ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  NORTHERN PRINCE GEORGES COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  BALTIMORE CITY IN NORTHERN MARYLAND...
  SOUTHEASTERN FREDERICK COUNTY IN NORTH CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  WEST CENTRAL HARFORD COUNTY IN NORTHERN MARYLAND...
  EASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  HOWARD COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 100 AM EDT

* AT 853 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  THAT HEAVY RAIN OF ONE TO THREE INCHES...WITH ISOLATED AMOUNTS UP
  TO FOUR INCHES...HAD FALLEN OVER THE AREA. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS OF AROUND ONE INCH ARE POSSIBLE IN THE HEAVIEST RAIN
  AREAS. ALTHOUGH FLASH FLOODING IS LESS OF A THREAT AT THE
  MOMENT...FLOODING OF LOW-LYING AREAS...CREEKS AND STREAMS...IS
  POSSIBLE DUE TO THE PROLONGED MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  BALTIMORE...BOWIE...COLLEGE PARK...GREENBELT...BLADENSBURG...
  CROFTON...UNION SQUARE...GUILFORD...HOWARD PARK...OLNEY...BODKIN
  POINT...BALTIMORE INNER HARBOR...DAMASCUS...SILLERY BAY...BACK
  RIVER...CAMDEN YARDS...MILLERS ISLAND...FEDEX FIELD...LANGLEY PARK
  AND FELLS POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR HAS BEEN REPORTED.
STREAM RISES WILL BE SLOW AND FLASH FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED.
HOWEVER...ALL INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS
IMMEDIATELY.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO
HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO
FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3938 7637 3930 7629 3932 7635 3920 7644
      3928 7659 3927 7663 3926 7663 3923 7657
      3921 7658 3922 7655 3913 7643 3905 7644
      3901 7638 3882 7698 3908 7704 3927 7734
      3936 7717 3948 7712 3963 7651

$$

JE


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