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
431 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  THE NORTHWESTERN DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...
  SOUTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 730 PM EDT

* AT 431 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...
  ROCKVILLE...BETHESDA...GAITHERSBURG...OLNEY...FORT TOTTEN...
  AMERICAN LEGION BRIDGE...ASPEN HILL...POTOMAC...NORTH BETHESDA...
  NORTH POTOMAC...REDLAND...TAKOMA PARK...GREAT FALLS...KEMP MILL...
  CHEVY CHASE...NORTH KENSINGTON...SOUTH KENSINGTON...FOREST GLEN...
  MARTIN`S ADDITIONS AND NORTH CHEVY CHASE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3897 7699 3896 7700 3895 7698 3892 7710
      3896 7715 3897 7722 3898 7723 3898 7724
      3900 7725 3902 7724 3906 7733 3908 7735
      3915 7710

$$

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