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Flood Warning

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1045 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

MDC003-027-291800-
/O.EXT.KLWX.FA.W.0066.000000T0000Z-160929T1800Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
HOWARD MD-ANNE ARUNDEL MD-
1045 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  HOWARD COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...
  NORTHWESTERN ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY IN CENTRAL MARYLAND...

* UNTIL 200 PM EDT

* AT 1044 AM EDT...AUTOMATED GAUGES INDICATED RISES ON LARGER RIVERS
  IN THE AREA...ESPECIALLY THE LITTLE PATUXENT AND PATAPSCO RIVERS.
  THESE STREAMS COULD APPROACH THEIR FLOOD LEVELS EARLY THIS
  AFTERNOON...PARTICULARLY IF ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN DEVELOPS.
  THEREFORE...THE FLOOD WARNING HAS BEEN EXTENDED INTO EARLY
  AFTERNOON.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  COLUMBIA...SEVERN...ELKRIDGE...BALTIMORE-WASHINGTON AIRPORT...
  ELLICOTT CITY...ODENTON...LAUREL...FERNDALE...FORT MEADE...
  SAVAGE-GUILFORD...SOUTH GATE...SCAGGSVILLE...ILCHESTER...
  LINTHICUM...JESSUP...SAVAGE...FULTON...GLENELG...CLARKSVILLE AND
  SIMPSONVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING. ALL
INTERESTED PARTIES SHOULD TAKE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3935 7689 3927 7683 3927 7680 3921 7670
      3921 7669 3918 7663 3903 7675 3907 7684
      3909 7683 3914 7690 3920 7694 3929 7703
      3935 7703 3936 7697

$$

JE




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