Flood Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1020 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

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MONTGOMERY MD-
1020 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN MONTGOMERY COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 430 AM EDT FRIDAY

* AT 1016 PM EDT...EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICIALS CONTINUE TO REPORT
  FLOODING ON ROUTE 97 NEAR BROOKEVILLE. BETWEEN 2 AND 3 INCHES OF
  RAIN HAVE FALLEN SINCE THIS AFTERNOON. WHILE LESS THAN HALF AN
  INCH ADDITIONAL RAIN IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE NIGHT THE FLOOD
  WATERS ARE EXPECTED TO RECEDE SLOWLY RESULTING IN CONTINUING ROAD
  CLOSURES ALONG ROUTE 97.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  OLNEY...BROOKEVILLE AND BRINKLOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST
FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN
IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE DANGERS OF FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3919 7700 3918 7701 3917 7700 3915 7706
      3919 7708 3920 7701

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