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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
449 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

MDZ003>006-501>507-VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-501>508-WVZ050>053-
055-501>506-292100-
WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MONTGOMERY-
NORTHWEST HOWARD-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-
AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-WARREN-CLARKE-
NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-WESTERN HIGHLAND-
EASTERN HIGHLAND-WESTERN LOUDOUN-EASTERN LOUDOUN-
NORTHERN VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE-CENTRAL VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE-
HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-BERKELEY-JEFFERSON-HARDY-WESTERN GRANT-
EASTERN GRANT-WESTERN MINERAL-EASTERN MINERAL-WESTERN PENDLETON-
EASTERN PENDLETON-
449 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN WEST VIRGINIA...
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL VIRGINIA...AND CENTRAL AND WESTERN MARYLAND
WITH THE EXCEPTION OF GARRETT COUNTY.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM FOR
ORANGE...ALBEMARLE AND NELSON COUNTIES. ISOLATED SEVERE STORMS
WITH DAMAGING WINDS GUSTS...LARGE HAIL...AND AN ISOLATED TORNADO
ARE ALL POSSIBLE.

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT LATE TONIGHT FOR THE AREA EXCEPT
THE SOUTHERN ALLEGHENY HIGHLANDS. PLEASE REFER TO THE FLASH FLOOD
MESSAGE FOR MORE DETAILS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

JACKSON




Flash Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
447 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

DCZ001-MDZ003>006-011-013-014-016>018-502>508-VAZ025>031-036>040-
050>057-501-502-505>508-WVZ050>053-055-504-290500-
/O.CON.KLWX.FF.A.0011.160928T2200Z-160930T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-
NORTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-
CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MONTGOMERY-
NORTHWEST HOWARD-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-NORTHWEST HARFORD-
SOUTHEAST HARFORD-AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-
WARREN-CLARKE-NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-ORANGE-
CULPEPER-PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-WESTERN LOUDOUN-
EASTERN LOUDOUN-NORTHERN VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE-
CENTRAL VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE-HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-BERKELEY-JEFFERSON-
HARDY-EASTERN MINERAL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WASHINGTON...HAGERSTOWN...FREDERICK...
BALLENGER CREEK...ELDERSBURG...WESTMINSTER...REISTERSTOWN...
COCKEYSVILLE...BALTIMORE...BOWIE...SUITLAND-SILVER HILL...
CLINTON...COLLEGE PARK...GREENBELT...LAUREL...CAMP SPRINGS...
GLEN BURNIE...ANNAPOLIS...SEVERN...SOUTH GATE...SEVERNA PARK...
ARNOLD...ODENTON...ST. CHARLES...WALDORF...LEXINGTON PARK...
CALIFORNIA...CHESAPEAKE BEACH...HUNTINGTOWN...DUNKIRK...
NORTH BEACH...LUSBY...PRINCE FREDERICK...CUMBERLAND...
GERMANTOWN...DAMASCUS...BETHESDA...ROCKVILLE...GAITHERSBURG...
SILVER SPRING...LISBON...COLUMBIA...ELLICOTT CITY...
JARRETTSVILLE...ABERDEEN...STAUNTON...WAYNESBORO...
STUARTS DRAFT...HARRISONBURG...STRASBURG...WOODSTOCK...
MOUNT JACKSON...NEW MARKET...WINCHESTER...LURAY...SHENANDOAH...
STANLEY...FRONT ROYAL...BERRYVILLE...LOVINGSTON...
CHARLOTTESVILLE...STANARDSVILLE...MADISON...ORANGE...
GORDONSVILLE...CULPEPER...DALE CITY...MANASSAS...WOODBRIDGE...
LAKE RIDGE...MONTCLAIR...RESTON...HERNDON...ANNANDALE...
CENTREVILLE...CHANTILLY...MCLEAN...FRANCONIA...ARLINGTON...
ALEXANDRIA...FALMOUTH...FREDERICKSBURG...DAHLGREN...WARRENTON...
TURNBULL...PURCELLVILLE...LEESBURG...ASHBURN...STERLING...
BIG MEADOWS...WINTERGREEN...ROMNEY...PAW PAW...MARTINSBURG...
CHARLES TOWN...SHEPHERDSTOWN...MOOREFIELD...ANTIOCH...KEYSER...
NEW CREEK...RIDGEVILLE...RUSSELLDALE...HEADSVILLE...FORT ASHBY
447 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT INTO FRIDAY MORNING...

THE FLASH FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* PORTIONS OF MARYLAND...THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA...VIRGINIA AND
  WEST VIRGINIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN MARYLAND...
  ANNE ARUNDEL...CALVERT...CARROLL...CENTRAL AND EASTERN
  ALLEGANY...CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD...CENTRAL AND
  SOUTHEAST MONTGOMERY...CHARLES...FREDERICK MD...NORTHERN
  BALTIMORE...NORTHWEST HARFORD...NORTHWEST HOWARD...NORTHWEST
  MONTGOMERY...PRINCE GEORGES...SOUTHEAST HARFORD...SOUTHERN
  BALTIMORE...ST. MARYS AND WASHINGTON. THE DISTRICT OF
  COLUMBIA. IN VIRGINIA...ALBEMARLE...ARLINGTON/FALLS
  CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA...AUGUSTA...CENTRAL VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE...
  CLARKE...CULPEPER...EASTERN LOUDOUN...FAIRFAX...FREDERICK VA...
   GREENE...KING GEORGE...MADISON...NELSON...NORTHERN FAUQUIER...
   NORTHERN VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE...ORANGE...PAGE...PRINCE
  WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK...RAPPAHANNOCK...ROCKINGHAM...
  SHENANDOAH...SOUTHERN FAUQUIER...SPOTSYLVANIA...STAFFORD...
  WARREN AND WESTERN LOUDOUN. IN WEST VIRGINIA...BERKELEY...
  EASTERN MINERAL...HAMPSHIRE...HARDY...JEFFERSON AND MORGAN.

* INTO FRIDAY MORNING

* A POWERFUL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE MIDWEST WILL BRING
  PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN TO OUR AREA THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT.

* WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES ARE EXPECTED.
  LOCALIZED AMOUNTS UP TO A FOOT OF RAIN ARE POSSIBLE...INCLUDING
  ALONG THE EASTERN SLOPES OF THE NORTHERN VIRGINIA BLUE RIDGE AND
  CATOCTIN MOUNTAIN IN MARYLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE NEXT FEW DAYS WILL BE A DANGEROUS TIME...REQUIRING MORE
THAN THE USUAL AWARENESS...PLANNING AND PREPARATIONS.

IF YOU ARE NEAR STREAMS OR DRAINAGE DITCHES...KEEP AN EYE ON THEM
AND BE READY TO QUICKLY SEEK HIGHER GROUND. WATER MAY RISE
RAPIDLY.

CLEAR OUT STORM DRAINS.

THOSE PRONE TO BASEMENT FLOODING SHOULD PREPARE. COMMUNITIES
PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD PREPARE.

CONTINUE TO CHECK IN ON THE FORECAST FOR UPDATES.

WARNINGS WILL BE ISSUED FOR AREAS WHERE FLOODING IS IMMINENT.
ENSURE YOU GET WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE THROUGH
YOUR MOBILE PHONE AND OR NOAA WEATHER RADIO.

BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION IF A WARNING IS ISSUED FOR WHERE YOU
ARE OR IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED.

ENSURE YOUR KIDS DONT PLAY NEAR FLOOD WATERS.

REMEMBER IF YOU COME ACROSS WATER CROSSING A ROAD...TURN AROUND
DONT DROWN!

&&

$$

JACKSON




Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1042 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...The National Weather Service in Sterling Va has issued a flood
watch for the following rivers in Maryland...

  Seneca Creek at Dawsonville affecting Montgomery County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

River flood forecasts are based on forecast amounts of precipitation
over the next 72 hours. If precipitation amounts are greater or less
than anticipated...river forecasts will differ. Updated watches or
warnings will be issued when necessary.

Additional information is available at http://water.weather.gov .
Once there, click on the local area to view river information.

&&

MDC031-291442-
/O.NEW.KLWX.FL.A.0015.160929T1800Z-161001T0000Z/
/DAWM2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1042 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

The National Weather Service in Sterling Va has issued a
* Flood Watch for
  The Seneca Creek at Dawsonville.
* From Thursday afternoon until Friday evening.
* Flood stage is 7.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage may be reached by Thursday afternoon. Preparations
  for flooding should be taken by this time.


&&

LAT...LON 3914 7736 3914 7730 3912 7729 3909 7730
      3907 7731 3907 7736 3910 7736

$$

JE




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