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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
408 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-508-VAZ052>057-071000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-
ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-SOUTHEAST HARFORD-
PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-
408 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE MARYLAND PORTION OF THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY...TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER...AND ADJACENT COUNTIES IN
CENTRAL MARYLAND AND NORTHERN VIRGINIA AS WELL AS THE DISTRICT OF
COLUMBIA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT

AREAS OF MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN THROUGH TODAY MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING ISSUES. PLEASE MONITOR OUR WEBPAGE FOR THE
LATEST WATCHES AND WARNINGS.

MODERATE TIDAL INUNDATION CAN BE EXPECTED NEAR HIGH TIDE THIS
AFTERNOON ACROSS SENSITIVE SHORELINE IN ST MARYS COUNTY...AND NEAR
THE SOUTHWEST WATERFRONT IN WASHINGTON DC THIS EVENING. COASTAL
FLOOD WARNINGS ARE IN EFFECT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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Short Term Forecast

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
318 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

DCZ001-MDZ003>006-011-013-014-016>018-503>506-VAZ027>031-037>040-
050>057-501-502-505>507-WVZ051>053-062200-
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-
NORTHERN BALTIMORE-SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-
CHARLES-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST MONTGOMERY-NORTHWEST HOWARD-
CENTRAL AND SOUTHEAST HOWARD-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-WARREN-
CLARKE-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-MORGAN-BERKELEY-
JEFFERSON-
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...GERMANTOWN...DAMASCUS...
BETHESDA...ROCKVILLE...GAITHERSBURG...SILVER SPRING...LISBON...
COLUMBIA...ELLICOTT CITY...STRASBURG...WOODSTOCK...
MOUNT JACKSON...NEW MARKET...WINCHESTER...LURAY...SHENANDOAH...
STANLEY...FRONT ROYAL...BERRYVILLE...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...PAW PAW...MARTINSBURG...
CHARLES TOWN...SHEPHERDSTOWN
318 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.NOW...

WIDESPREAD RAIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE
AFTERNOON ACROSS MUCH OF THE WASHINGTON AND BALTIMORE
METROPOLITAN AREAS...AS WELL AS PORTIONS OF THE NORTHERN
SHENANDOAH VALLEY...WEST CENTRAL MARYLAND...AND CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

WHILE AVERAGE RAINFALL AMOUNTS OVER A THREE HOUR PERIOD WILL
BE AROUND ONE-HALF INCH OR LESS IN MOST AREAS...THERE ARE SOME
LOCALLY HEAVIER BANDS OF RAIN THAT WILL CROSS THE AREA. EVENING
COMMUTERS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION...AS STANDING WATER ON ROADWAYS
COULD LEAD TO HYDROPLANING. USE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS TO MAKE
YOURSELF MORE VISIBLE. SMALL STREAMS AND CULVERTS MAY ALSO
EXPERIENCE RISING WATER.

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