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FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1011 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

  Rappahannock River at Remington affecting Culpeper and Fauquier
  Counties
  Rappahannock River at Fredericksburg affecting City of
  Fredericksburg and Stafford Counties

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.

&&

VAC047-061-301411-
/O.NEW.KLWX.FL.A.0017.160930T1200Z-161001T1800Z/
/RENV2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1011 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

The National Weather Service in Sterling Va has issued a
* Flood Watch for
  The Rappahannock River at Remington.
* From Friday morning until Saturday afternoon.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage may be reached by early Friday afternoon.
  Preparations for flooding should be taken by this time.


&&

LAT...LON 3873 7789 3846 7772 3842 7762 3837 7762
      3840 7777 3857 7790 3868 7795

$$

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1011 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

  Rappahannock River at Remington affecting Culpeper and Fauquier
  Counties
  Rappahannock River at Fredericksburg affecting City of
  Fredericksburg and Stafford Counties

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.

&&

VAC179-630-301411-
/O.NEW.KLWX.FL.A.0018.160930T1800Z-161001T1800Z/
/FEDV2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1011 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

The National Weather Service in Sterling Va has issued a
* Flood Watch for
  The Rappahannock River at Fredericksburg.
* From Friday afternoon until Saturday afternoon.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage may be reached by late Friday. Preparations
  for flooding should be taken by this time.


&&

LAT...LON 3828 7750 3835 7745 3834 7743 3831 7741
      3829 7741 3826 7742 3827 7747

$$

JE

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1004 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

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

  Cacapon River near Great Cacapon affecting Morgan 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.

&&

WVC065-301404-
/O.NEW.KLWX.FL.A.0016.160930T1200Z-161002T0600Z/
/GCPW2.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1004 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

The National Weather Service in Sterling Va has issued a
* Flood Watch for
  The Cacapon River near Great Cacapon.
* From Friday morning until late Saturday night.
* Flood stage is 9.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is possible.
* Flood stage may be reached by Friday. Preparations
  for flooding should be taken by this time.

&&

LAT...LON 3949 7842 3952 7840 3956 7836 3962 7832
      3960 7825 3953 7830 3946 7834

$$

JE

FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1229 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

PAZ025-026-033>036-064-065-301200-
/O.CON.KCTP.FA.A.0003.000000T0000Z-160930T1200Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
BLAIR-HUNTINGDON-SOMERSET-BEDFORD-FULTON-FRANKLIN-ADAMS-YORK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALTOONA...HUNTINGDON...MOUNT UNION...
SOMERSET...BEDFORD...MCCONNELLSBURG...CHAMBERSBURG...GETTYSBURG...
YORK
1229 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE FLOOD WATCH CONTINUES FOR

* A PORTION OF CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING
  AREAS...ADAMS...BEDFORD...BLAIR...FRANKLIN...FULTON...
  HUNTINGDON...SOMERSET AND YORK.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING

* WIDESPREAD TWO AND A HALF TO THREE AND A HALF INCH TOTALS HAVE
  OCCURRED AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF BEDFORD, FULTON, HUNTINGDON AND
  ADAMS COUNTIES...AS OF MIDDAY THURSDAY. WHILE ADDITIONAL
  RAINFALL WILL BE SHOWERY THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...LOCALIZED AREAS
  MAY SEE AN ADDITIONAL INCH OR TWO THROUGH FRIDAY, ESPECIALLY IN
  THE UPSLOPE EAST FACING SLOPES OF THE BEDFORD AND FULTON
  COUNTIES.

* ABNORMALLY DRY CONDITIONS AND BELOW NORMAL STREAMFLOWS PRECEDING
  THE RAIN ARE LARGELY MITIGATING STREAM FLOODING IMPACTS ACROSS
  THE WATCH AREA. HOWEVER...SMALL STREAMS AND CREEKS WILL STILL BE
  SUSCEPTIBLE TO FLOODING IN AREAS THAT RECEIVE ADDITIONAL HEAVY
  RAINFALL THROUGH FRIDAY. MAINSTEM RIVER FLOODING IS NOT EXPECTED
  AT THIS TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD WATCH MEANS THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR FLOODING ON SMALL
STREAMS...CREEKS...POOR DRAINAGE...URBAN AND LOW-LYING AREAS
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.

&&

$$

DEVOIR

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