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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
503 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

MDZ003>006-501>507-VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-501>508-WVZ050>053-
055-501>506-191515-
WASHINGTON-FREDERICK MD-CARROLL-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-
EXTREME WESTERN ALLEGANY-CENTRAL AND EASTERN ALLEGANY-
NORTHWEST MONTGOMERY-CENTRAL AND SOUTHEASTERN 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 VA BLUE RIDGE-CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-HAMPSHIRE-MORGAN-
BERKELEY-JEFFERSON-HARDY-WESTERN GRANT-EASTERN GRANT-
WESTERN MINERAL-EASTERN MINERAL-WESTERN PENDLETON-
EASTERN PENDLETON-
503 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

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...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FROM THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT FOR
PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL SHENANDOAH VALLEY...BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS
AND CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

MODERATE TO HEAVY RAINFALL WILL OVERSPREAD THE ENTIRE REGION
TONIGHT...AND FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL
BE POSSIBLE OUTSIDE THE WATCH AREA AS WELL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. A FEW OF
THE THUNDERSTORMS MAY BECOME SEVERE WITH A THREAT OF DAMAGING
WIND GUSTS AND LARGE HAIL.

STRONG GUSTY WINDS ARE POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE RIDGELINES
BEHIND A COLD FRONT MONDAY NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION MAY BE REQUIRED MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING
FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF SEVERE WEATHER.

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Flood Watch

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
410 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-PAGE-NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-
RAPPAHANNOCK-NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE-CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...STAUNTON...WAYNESBORO...HARRISONBURG...
CHARLOTTESVILLE...WASHINGTON...BIG MEADOWS...WINTERGREEN
410 AM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
LATE TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL VIRGINIA...NORTHERN
  VIRGINIA...NORTHWEST VIRGINIA AND WESTERN VIRGINIA...INCLUDING
  THE FOLLOWING AREAS...IN CENTRAL VIRGINIA...ALBEMARLE...GREENE
  AND NELSON. IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA...CENTRAL VA BLUE RIDGE AND
  NORTHERN VA BLUE RIDGE. IN NORTHWEST VIRGINIA...MADISON...PAGE
  AND RAPPAHANNOCK. IN WESTERN VIRGINIA...AUGUSTA AND
  ROCKINGHAM.

* FROM 2 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* MODERATE TO LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN WILL OVERSPREAD THE REGION LATE
  THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT. RAINFALL TOTALS OF ONE AND A
  HALF TO TWO INCHES ARE EXPECTED IN AREAS NEAR THE CENTRAL AND
  NORTHERN BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS. LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS ARE
  POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY ALONG AND IMMEDIATELY EAST OF THE
  RIDGELINE.

* EXPECT SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS TO RISE...POSSIBLY OVERFLOWING
  THEIR BANKS. IN ADDITION...FLOODING MAY OCCUR IN LOW LYING AND
  POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING BASED ON
CURRENT FORECASTS.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE ALERT FOR POSSIBLE
FLOOD WARNINGS. THOSE LIVING IN AREAS PRONE TO FLOODING SHOULD BE
PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION SHOULD FLOODING DEVELOP.

&&

$$

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